Archive for February, 2012

LAO Suggests Billions of Dollars in Reductions to AB900 and Possible Prison Closures

February 24, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE–February 24, 2012 Contact: Isaac Ontiveros, Californians United for a Responsible Budget Phone: 510-517-6612 Oakland–In its recent assessment of Governor Brown’s realignment plan, Refocusing CDCR After the 2011 Realignment, California’s Legislative Analyst Office (LAO) suggested that the Legislature examine reducing prison expansion plans and closing prisons. The report also calls for a moratorium [...]

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San Mateo Proposes Jail Population Reduction Measures

February 9, 2012

For Immediate Release—February 9, 2012 Residents Question Why A New Costly Jail Was Approved Press Contact: Isaac Ontiveros Californians United for a Responsible Budget Ph. 510. 517.6612 What:  San Mateo Community Corrections Partnership Meeting When:  February 9, 2012, 2pm Where:  455 County Center Room 101 Redwood City, CA Redwood City— Today, San Mateo County’s Community [...]

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