La Voz News

California prisons in crisis: Gov. Brown’s solutions are ill-conceived

Jay Serrano, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013

After endless court decisions, legislation and lawsuits, it appears California’s penal system has failed. The most public failure of the state prison system is its inability to provide adequate living space for its inmates. Overcrowding has long been serious issue. In 2009, a federal court ordered...