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In this Jan. 7, 2016 file photo, Gov. Jerry Brown answers a question concerning his proposed 2016-17 state budget at a news conference, in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Gov. Jerry Brown appeals prison ballot measure ruling

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday asked California's Supreme Court to…

 

In this Feb. 26, 2013, file photo, inmates walk through the exercise yard at California State Prison Sacramento, near Folsom.  (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Judge considers blocking California governor’s prison plan

SACRAMENTO — A judge is set to consider Wednesday whether to block…

 

AP Photo/Rich PedroncelliIn this Wednesday

Judges extend deadline for inmate reduction

A panel of federal judges on Wednesday extended California's deadline to cut…

 

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Ill female inmates eyed for possible early release

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — More than two dozen seriously ill female inmates could…

AP Photo/California Department of Corrections
AP Photo/Rich PedroncelliIn this Jan. 12

Judges: Brown must fully comply with prison order

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A panel of federal judges on Thursday rejected Gov.…

AP Photo/Rich PedroncelliIn this Jan. 12
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California to say how it will cut prison crowding

California is housing thousands of inmates out of state and sentencing thousands…

Associated PressIn this April 23