Prisoners Rights

California to Become First State to Stop Charging Copays in Jails and Prisons After Governor Signs New Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2019 Press Contacts: Daisy Vieyra dvieyra@acluca.org 916-824-3266 Ashley Chambers ashley@ellabakercenter.org 510-417-6071  Sacramento, CA–California Governor Gavin Newsom... Read More

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California Lawmakers Pass Historic Bill Abolishing Copays in Jails and Prisons

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2019 Press Contact: Daisy Vieyra, dvieyra@acluca.org, 916-824-3266 Ashley Chambers, ashley@ellabakercenter.org, 510-417-6071 Sacramento, CA – Today, the California Senate... Read More

Prisoners Rights

California Assembly Approves Eliminating Co-Pays in Prisons and Jails

For Immediate Release May 23rd, 2019 Press Contact: Terence Long: terence@ellabakercenter.org 510-936-0344 Sacramento, CA - Today, California’s Assembly passed Assembly Bill 45, authored by... Read More

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Humane Conditions in Prisons Are a Constitutional Guarantee

The population in American prisons and jails has tripled in the past 15 years with the predictable consequence that facilities are overcrowded; medical systems are overwhelmed; work, education, and treatment programs... Read More

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Map of Locked Facilities in San Diego County

View San Diego County Detention Facilities in a larger map This map includes all of the locked facilities in San Diego county including: Police holding facilities, represented by a "P" Border Patrol holding... Read More