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california proposition 57 (2016)

Proposition 57 was a California ballot proposition, approved on...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
Proposition 57 was a California ballot proposition, approved on the November 8, 2016 ballot. The Proposition allows parole consideration for nonviolent felons, changes policies on juvenile prosecution, and authorizes sentence credits for rehabilitation, good behavior, and education. The passage and implementation of the proposition may allow the state to save tens of millions of dollars each year. Due to the approval of the proposition, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation will
california proposition 57 (2016)

California Criminal Guide: Tips for Thugs

The Beacon - 15 Aug 2018
Marsh was convicted in 2014 and Proposition 57 didn't pass until 2016, but this year they reversed the killer's conviction and gave him a new hearing, without presenting new exculpatory evidence. Authorities even let this killer give a TED talk, in ...
california proposition 57 (2016)

Yard crimes in Clairemont blamed on Prop 47

San Diego Reader - 17 Aug 2018
Years ago, a more terrifying incident: "A Mexican man [drove 1984 beige Buick with California plates] followed me home at 10 o'clock at night and demanded that I give the chrome on my car to him. He returned four days [later] and took what he ...
california proposition 57 (2016)

Race, class and mass incarceration

Workers World - 03 Aug 2018
In recent years, progressives in California mobilized support for and passed Proposition 47 (2014) and Proposition 57 (2016). Both referendums allowed for the reclassification of adult and juvenile sentences. At least 13,000 inmates have been released ...
california proposition 57 (2016)

California Editorial Rdp

U.S. News & World Report - 08 Aug 2018
It's worth noting that all three voted in June 2016 to allow Brown to "gut and amend" what became Proposition 57 to change its focus from juvenile justice reform to changes in pardon procedures —without the normal vetting. This decision was disastrous.
california proposition 57 (2016)

Inmates with Violent Pasts Paroled Under Prop. 57

NBC Southern California - 16 Feb 2018
A number of California prison inmates who committed violent crimes, including stabbings and shootings, have been granted parole under Proposition 57's Nonviolent Parole Program, according to records obtained by NBC 4. Prop. 57, approved by voters in ...
california proposition 57 (2016)

How Missouri Beat “Right to Work”

Dissent - 14 Aug 2018
Anecdotal reporting suggests that many were Trump voters, a reasonable proposition in a state where the president took 57 percent of the vote. Right to work became a flashpoint in Missouri for the same reasons it has convulsed other heartland states ...
california proposition 57 (2016)

Bid to toughen California crime laws set for 2020 ballot

KCRA Sacramento - 09 Jul 2018
It would reverse reforms implemented by voters through Proposition 47 in 2014 and Proposition 57 in 2016. Proposition 57 allows nonviolent inmates to petition for earlier release and participate in rehabilitation programs. All releases still need ...
california proposition 57 (2016)

Study: California's Proposition 47 Reduced Incarceration, Not Crime

Capital Public Radio News - 13 Jun 2018
Jerry Brown during his second stint in office, Prop. 47 turned many nonviolent felonies into misdemeanors. PPIC's Magnus Lofstrom says that realignment, Prop. 47 and 2016's Proposition 57 together have contributed to 50,000 fewer inmates in California ...

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