The dark prince of SF elections


By Steven T. Jones
Why does attorney Jim Sutton seem to be involved in every major campaign finance scandal in San Francisco? In the latest, Sutton's firm reportedly advised a local motorcycle training company on how to allegedly launder money into a City College bond campaign (Sutton isn't mentioned in the story, but in a letter the company wrote to the Ethics Commission that the Chron featured on today's front page). Shouldn't the State Bar take an interest in this at some point?