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Tag: Lifers

New Classes Aim to Help Paroled ‘Lifer’ Inmates After Release

August 8, 2014 | 4:51 pm

New Classes Aim to Help Paroled ‘Lifer’ Inmates After Release

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Programs being offered now reflect different approach by Gov. Brown to criminal justice.

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Video: Freed After Years in San Quentin, Richmond Man Seizes His Second Chance

May 16, 2014 | 1:14 pm

Video: Freed After Years in San Quentin, Richmond Man Seizes His Second Chance

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Meet James Houston, one of more than 1,700 “lifers” who have been paroled in California since 2009.

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Behind California’s Dramatic Increase in Lifers Freed from Prisons

May 15, 2014 | 5:15 am

Behind California’s Dramatic Increase in Lifers Freed from Prisons

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An increasing percentage of murderers serving life sentences are being paroled.

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California Three Strikers Have to Find Their Own Path to Freedom

November 15, 2013 | 10:40 am

California Three Strikers Have to Find Their Own Path to Freedom

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After long prison sentences, third strikers who are released must readjust with little assistance.

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