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California Governor: Shrink Prisons to Help Cut Budget

Amid Pandemic, State Releases Thousands of Prisoners — But Will They Have Support at Home?

Judges Deny California Inmate Release Request, Cite US Law

State Prisons Plan Early Release of 3,500 Inmates to Combat Coronavirus

Inside a Bay Area Courtroom During Shelter in Place

Gov. Newsom Halts Intake of Inmates Into State Prisons, Citing Coronavirus Threat

California Prisons Are a 'Tinderbox of Potential Infection,' Former CDCR Secretary Warns

From Arrests to Trials and Jails, Bay Area’s Criminal Justice System Reels in Age of Coronavirus

California May Switch to Shorter Probation Terms