Greg Newman Removed As District Attorney
Last updated 4/28/2021 at 4:34pm
On Tuesday, District Attorney Greg Newman was removed from office.
Superior Court Judge Robert C. Ervin filed the order for Newman's removal nearly two weeks after he presided over a hearing to determine if Newman's prior history of professional misconduct warranted his removal or not.
"It is paramount that the office of district attorney be held in a manner that exemplifies fairness and equal justice under the law," wrote Judge Ervin in his April 27 order. "Newman, as district attorney, has on four separate occasions made false representations to the trial court or the State Bar. Sheri...