Larry Krasner is perhaps the most progressive DA in the US. The obstacle to many of his reforms are Philly judges. Now there is a coordinated plan to challenge them and elect replacements who aren’t old-guard obstructionists.
Judges have stood in the way of Larry Krasner’s election having the impact it was supposed to. Activists are turning to them next
Philly's new DA Larry Krasner has changed so much that he has begun to reveal the limits of DA power – and the obstacles other criminal justice actors, like judges, pose to reform. So now Philly activists are getting involved in judicial elections.