Courts & Crime

May 3, 2010 10:58 AM

Extreme underdog with troubled past challenges Sacramento DA

"Underdog" barely begins to describe the candidacy of Julius M. Engel, who has laid down the first challenge in 16 years to incumbent Sacramento County District Attorney Jan Scully. Not only is he opposing a four-term incumbent in the June 8 primary, Engel has the added difficulty of having to explain his own résumé, which is disfigured by unfortunate twists and turns.

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