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Mar. 22, 2019

The Beginning of the End for California's Death Penalty?

District Attorney Todd Spitzer (Orange County), veteran criminal defense attorney Robert Sanger (Sanger Swysen & Dunkle), and state Senator Bill Monning (Dist. 17) reflect on Gov. Newsom's death penalty moratorium, and on the likely future for capital punishment in the state.

Todd Spitzer

District Attorney, Orange County District Attorney's Office


Todd served in the Orange County district attorney's office for eight years, including two years as an assistant district attorney. He assumed the office of Orange County District Attorney in January 2019.

Robert M. Sanger

Senior Partner, Sanger, Swysen & Dunkle


UCLA SOL; Los Angeles CA

Bill Monning

State Senator, California State Senate



Brian Cardile

Rulings Editor, Podcast Host, 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reporter

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