is a San Franciscan in a line of San Franciscans. Hallinan, a former Supervisor
and two-term District Attorney, is fiery and progressive, just like the
City. It seems fitting that he was recently involved in a barroom melee.
Mister SF, though a pacifist, thinks it's important to have a D.A. who's
capable of decking someone. Hallinan has been widely criticized here for
not prosecuting certain drug crimes and for his decision to go after police
brass in a case that started out as a barroom melee involving rookie officer
Alex Fagan Jr.