Issue: December 12, 2013

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The feature story this week: Law & /Re/order: Sacramento is poised to

elect its first new district attorney in two decades. Maggy Krell

promises a new approach--not just throwing everyone in jail. Nick Miller

reports on Sacramento's district attorney race.

Elsewhere in the issue: Debunking CPS, Raheem F. Hosseni rides along

with Child Protective Services. Also, Dave Webb recalls the City of

Davis' connection to Nelson Mandela, Kel Munger collects book

recommendations from local authors, Jim Carnes gives our highest rating

to Capital Stage's /The Santaland Diaries/, Shoka finds the best Second

Saturday exhibits, and more.