Chesa Boudin becomes DA of San Francisco

Chesa Boudin becomes DA of San Francisco

30 January 2020

Chesa Boudin (MPhil Latin American Studies, 2003) has been elected District Attorney for San Francisco. In the election, held on November 5, Boudin won with 50.83% of the votes in the final round. In the aftermath of his victory, he emphasised the importance of compassion in the justice system.

Boudin joined the College as a Rhodes Scholar, and was a member of the Boat Club.