The Daily Republic
CMF bike program benefits community, inmates
It's an iconic piece of cowboy narration that means something totally different to California Medical Facility inmates and personnel.
Sentencing Law and Policy
Do recent California prison reforms demonstrate Plata ruling was a success or a failure?
There was lots of debate, both within the Justices' opinions and in the outside punditry, about whether and why the Supreme Court was wise or foolish to uphold in its 2011 Plata ruling a federal judicial panel's "prisoner release order" based on California's dismal record in running its overcrowded prisons.