Monday, April 7, 2014

Daily Corrections Clips

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V. Manuel Pérez, Indio leaders announce prison bills

Coachella Valley law enforcement leaders joined State Assemblymember V. Manuel Pérez in front of the Larson Justice Center on Friday to announce four bills they say will help with prison realignment problems.
Reza Gostar, The Desert Sun

INDIO – Coachella Valley law enforcement leaders joined State Assemblyman V. Manuel Pérez in front of the Larson Justice Center on Friday to announce four bills they say will help ease prison realignment problems.
 

Inmates getting coverage under ObamaCare, as states shift cost to feds
Barnini Chakraborty, Fox News

WASHINGTON –  The Obama administration often touts that people with pre-existing conditions and countless others can now get covered under ObamaCare. But there's another group that's starting to benefit from the law -- prison inmates.

U.S. District Judge Lawrence K. Karlton to retire this year
Denny Walsh, The Sacramento Bee

U.S. District Judge Lawrence K. Karlton, one of the longest serving federal judges in the Eastern District of California, announced Friday that he will step down Oct. 1.
Karlton has served 35 years on the federal bench in Sacramento, where the Eastern District is based.