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Report says Prop. 47 has eased overcrowding early release issues

April 18, 2016 | Daily Journal
(Subscription required) A report from the Public Policy Institute of California found Prop. 47 has reduced the practice of "capacity releases" forced by overcrowding, allowing counties to keep more serious offenders behind bars, though some sheriff's departments weren't prepared to endorse all of the nonprofit think tank's findings.

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Audio: Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye on Access 3D

Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye lays the foundation for reforms within the branch to make access to justice physical, remote, and equal. 

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