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Santa Clara County, CA June 6, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Dolores A. Carr

Candidate for
District Attorney; County of Santa Clara

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Superior Court Judge, Santa Clara County (2000 - present)
  • Supervising Judge, Unified Family Court (2005)
  • Supervising Judge, Family Division (2002 - 2005)
  • Deputy District Attorney, Santa Clara County (1985 - 2000)
  • Private Practice Attorney (1980 - 1985)
  • J.D. Southwestern University (1980) Admitted to California Bar (1980)
  • B.A. in Spanish with Honors, University of California at Berkeley (1975)
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Restore the trust and confidence of the community that the DA's Office will seek truth and justice, not simply convictions.
  • Seek feedback from community members and agencies about how we can better serve them.
  • Collaborate with law enforcement, the defense bar, and the courts to improve effectiveness and efficiencies in resolving cases.
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Questions on Issues

All candidates for this office were asked questions on the issues.
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Key Endorsements
  • San Jose, Mt.View, Sunnyvale, Palo Alto, Milpitas Police Officers Ass'ns
  • State Assemblymembers Sally Lieber, Alberto Torrico, Rebecca Cohn
  • Santa Clara County Supervisors Jim Beall and Don Gage
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