Topic: Matthew Cate
Gov. Brown, anticipating the Supreme Court order to California to reduce its prison population, signed a measure transferring inmates to county jails. But voters need to approve funding.
05/26/2011 05:02 pm
A federal judicial panel orders the state to come up with a plan to cut prison populations. But any such plan would be carried out over two years – and any actual release order challenged.
08/08/2009 01:00 am
The prison system is broken. But the Honor Program works. Save it.
11/10/2008 12:00 am
Amid a budget crisis, the state is under pressure to approve $7 billion more for prison healthcare.
04/22/2008 01:00 am