Viewpoints: Prison edict backlash reveals race bias

http://www.sacbee.com/2011/06/05/3675866/prison-edict-backlash-reveals.html Special to The Sacramento Bee Published Sunday, Jun. 05, 2011 The fearmongering responses to the U.S. Supreme Court declaring California’s prison system “cruel and unusual” in violation of the Eighth Amendment were predictable. The court ordered the population thinned so medical services can be effectively delivered to the state’s wards, a necessity given the … Read more