Tag: Proposition 36
Stanford study finds that just 1.3 percent of those released under Prop. 36 have gone back to prison.
Stanford-NAACP study says only 2 percent of inmates released under Prop. 36 have returned to prison.
by Michael Montgomery, California Watch State inmates serving life terms are starting to file resentencing petitions with local judges following the passage of Proposition 36, the ballot measure that overhauls California’s controversial three strikes law. But opposition from local prosecutors and other factors could limit the number of qualifying inmates who actually get released. Scott […]