By Vince Cestone, KRON and Justine Waldman Published: February 9, 2016, 8:25 pm Updated: February 9, 2016, 9:13 pm http://kron4.com/2016/02/09/video-family-attorney-reacts-to-mayor-ed-lees-comments-about-mario-woods-shooting/ SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — The fatal shooting of Mario Woods by San Francisco police drew widespread protests and criticism, and some pointed comments from San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee. As the mayor calls for a Department…

http://www.sfexaminer.com/lee-makes-right-call/ Opinion > Editorials Lee makes the right call By Examiner Editorial Board on January 28, 2016 1:51 am Last Sunday, in this space, we wrote The City needed Mayor Ed Lee to push for an independent investigation into the San Francisco Police Department’s killing of Mario Woods and we expressed doubts he would seize…

Sun Reporter’s Gail Berkley- Civil rights attorney John Burris has represented high profile victims of police misconduct on both sides of the San Francisco Bay, including the family of Oscar Grant, who was shot dead by a Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART) officer, and the young African American men victimized by a group of…

http://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/Mario-Woods-last-moments-You-better-6778777.php   By Matier & Ross January 22, 2016 The final chapter of Mario Woods’ life began when he slashed a stranger for no apparent reason and ended with him staring at the barrel of a San Francisco police officer’s gun and saying, “You better squeeze that … and kill me.” That’s the account provided…

http://www.sfexaminer.com/badges-dont-change-need-to-say-sorry/ Opinion > Editorials By Examiner Editorial Board on January 14, 2016 1:00 am San Francisco Board of Supervisors President London Breed’s call this week for the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate last month’s fatal police shooting of Mario Woods and the San Francisco Police Department’s use-of-force policies is a sensible move that The…

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