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California Governor Brown Still Not Facing Reality With Prisons
Posted on 3 Sep 2013 by State Net

STATE NET CAPITOL JOURNAL SPOTLIGHT After months of judicial wrangling and failed attempts to avoid it, California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) last week finally unveiled a much-anticipated plan to cull almost 10,000 inmates from the state's overcrowded... Read More

SNCJ Spotlight: Brown, Lawmakers Reach Prison Compromise
Posted on 17 Sep 2013 by State Net

California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) reached a deal with legislative leaders last week to ease overcrowding in the state's prison system by boosting spending on rehabilitative services intended to keep inmates from returning to prison after their release... Read More