Despite her promise not to retaliate against him, two weeks after taking office, new Los Angeles Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey has reassigned her political rival in a “lateral” move to a job with a lower profile and less prestigious cases.
Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey's interesting definition of 'lateral'
L.A.'s new Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey (Ted Rall / For The Times / December 20, 2012)