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Beaumont Enterprise
Parole recommended for former California Mexican Mafia chiefFILE - This undated file photo from the California Department of Corrections an
Parole recommended for former California Mexican Mafia chief
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - This undated file photo from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Rene "Boxer" Enriquez, a former leader of the Mexican Mafia prison gang who now helps law enforcement. State parole commissioners are again... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
See which California counties still send criminals to death row, despite lack of executionsIt's been exactly a decade since California last executed a murderer. But since
See which California counties still send criminals to death row, despite lack of executions
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
It's been exactly a decade since California last executed a murderer. But since then more than 180 California criminals have been sentenced to death. The sentences have not been uniformly distributed. Some counties have stopped or almost stopped... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Inmate Attacks 3 Peace Officers in Prison, Sends Them to HospitalThree correctional peace officers are recovering after an inmate attacked them
Inmate Attacks 3 Peace Officers in Prison, Sends Them to Hospital
NBC San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Three correctional peace officers are recovering after an inmate attacked them at a San Diego-area correctional facility, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) said. The incident happened at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday when inmate... Read more
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Minot Daily News
State Government Has Just the Job for YouBut there is still room for you. According to the nd.gov/omb/public/state-jobs
State Government Has Just the Job for You
Minot Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
But there is still room for you. According to the nd.gov/omb/public/state-jobs listing of positions, the state government is looking for 127 good men, women or others to fill vacancies. Even if your first choice isn't available, it would be a good... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How Jerry Brown’s parole initiative came togetherFor much of last year, Gov. Jerry Brown and his advisers pored over measures th
How Jerry Brown’s parole initiative came together
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
For much of last year, Gov. Jerry Brown and his advisers pored over measures that Brown could take to ease fixed-term sentencing standards he signed into law when he was governor before – and came to regret decades later. “Determinate sentencing,”... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Skeptics question proposed criminal sentences ballot measureSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to revamp California's cr
Skeptics question proposed criminal sentences ballot measure
The Record Searchlight / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to revamp California's criminal sentencing laws could have unintended consequences, skeptics said, even as it takes the next step in meeting a federal requirement for the state to reduce its... Read more
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Orange County Register
Crime rose 33 percent in Costa Mesa in 2015COSTA MESA – Crime jumped 33 percent in Costa Mesa last year – the highest sing
Crime rose 33 percent in Costa Mesa in 2015
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
COSTA MESA – Crime jumped 33 percent in Costa Mesa last year – the highest single-year increase in at least a decade – with the sharpest rises coming in stolen vehicles, aggravated assaults, thefts and burglaries, according to police... Read more
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Daily Herald
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentencesSACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state pri
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentences
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state prison population is a ballot initiative unveiled Wednesday that aims to free certain felons earlier and have fewer juveniles tried as adults. If California voters approve... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Sentencing Law Could Free Nonviolent Felons EarlyGov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state prison population is a ba
Sentencing Law Could Free Nonviolent Felons Early
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state prison population is a ballot initiative unveiled Wednesday that aims to free certain felons earlier and have fewer juveniles tried as adults. If California voters approve it in November, the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentencesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentences
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state prison population is a ballot initiative unveiled Wednesday that aims to free certain felons earlier and have fewer juveniles tried as adults. If California voters... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentencesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentences
KWWL Iowa / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state prison population is a ballot initiative unveiled Wednesday that aims to free certain felons earlier and have fewer juveniles tried as adults. If California voters... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentencesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentences
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state prison population is a ballot initiative unveiled Wednesday that aims to free certain felons earlier and have fewer juveniles tried as adults. If California voters... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentencesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state
Governor proposes ballot measure on criminal sentences
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown's latest attempt to reduce the state prison population is a ballot initiative unveiled Wednesday that aims to free certain felons earlier and have fewer juveniles tried as adults. If California voters... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Prudent MovesEmphasizing that the next recession might be right around the corner, Gov. Jerr
Prudent Moves
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 12 days ago
Emphasizing that the next recession might be right around the corner, Gov. Jerry Brown released his $170 billion 2016–17 budget on Jan. 7 with an emphasis on putting a little something aside—$2 billion—for the state's rainy-day fund. He emphasized... Read more
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Orange County Register
Number of 'body counts' at Central Men's Jail criticized by former prison wardenA former top California prison official said Orange County’s schedule for check
Number of 'body counts' at Central Men's Jail criticized by former prison warden
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
A former top California prison official said Orange County’s schedule for checking jail inmates was deficient, giving three recent escapees a 16-hour head start before they were discovered missing. Dan Vasquez, former warden at San Quentin Prison... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Inmate suicide at Mule Creek prompts lawsuitThree months before Daniel Lee Wright killed himself in Mule Creek State Prison
Inmate suicide at Mule Creek prompts lawsuit
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
Three months before Daniel Lee Wright killed himself in Mule Creek State Prison in November 2014, guards discovered the mentally ill inmate had fashioned a noose out of materials in his cell. This was hardly surprising behavior for Wright, who was... Read more
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ESPN
Note prompts Phillips' family to seek investigationAttorneys representing the family and estate of Lawrence Phillips, the former s
Note prompts Phillips' family to seek investigation
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
Attorneys representing the family and estate of Lawrence Phillips, the former star running back who was found dead in his prison cell last week, told USA Today Sports that they plan to hire civil rights lawyers to investigate Phillips' death because... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Note on Lawrence Phillips spurs call for probeThe attorney for Lawrence Phillips’ estate told USA TODAY Sports Friday that ci
Note on Lawrence Phillips spurs call for probe
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 16 days ago
The attorney for Lawrence Phillips’ estate told USA TODAY Sports Friday that civil rights attorneys will be hired to conduct an independent investigation into the death of the former football star who was facing murder charges. Attorney Dan... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WALB Albany
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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ABC News
California Eyes 1-Drug Executions Amid DebateCalifornians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume
California Eyes 1-Drug Executions Amid Debate
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746 condemned... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KWWL Iowa / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateCalifornians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 16 days ago
Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746 condemned... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KHQ Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State won’t take new prison officer applications until AprilWant to apply to be a correctional officer with the State of California? You’ll
State won’t take new prison officer applications until April
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
Want to apply to be a correctional officer with the State of California? You’ll have a wait a little longer. A recruiting push that started in mid-2013 has been so successful that Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation officials at the end of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New California death penalty rules debatedCalifornia’s death penalty took center stage Friday as officials held a public
New California death penalty rules debated
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
California’s death penalty took center stage Friday as officials held a public hearing on proposed new rules that would allow the state to resume executions using a single drug in its lethal injections. Crime victim advocates, civil libertarians,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Sacramento eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO – Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide wheth
Sacramento eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO – Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
A look at California's death penalty and proposed changesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - : - The California Department of Corrections and Reh
A look at California's death penalty and proposed changes
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - : - The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation calculates the cost of an execution at nearly $187,000. - More than 900 killers have been sentenced... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
California looking at single-drug execution methodSACRAMENTO — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide wheth
California looking at single-drug execution method
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
SACRAMENTO — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
California debates resuming executions with 1 drugCalifornians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume
California debates resuming executions with 1 drug
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 17 days ago
Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746 condemned... Read more
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