Litigation

U.S. Supreme Court To Consider California Prison Crowding

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - (AP) In a case pitting states rights against the power of the federal judiciary, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments about a federal court order requiring California to release inmates from its overcrowded prisons. At issue during Tuesday's hearing is the medical and mental health care delivered to inmates. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.