The receiver has overseen medical care in all 33 of the state’s prisons since 2006, when U.S. District Judge Thelton Henderson of the Northern District of California ruled that the system’s health care was so poor that it violated the constitutional ban on cruel and unusual punishment.
“While obviously this was a dark chapter in our State’s history, the CDC (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation) played a minuscule role,” Alameida wrote in a June 2003 letter. “Thus our participation in your hearing would provide no substantial information on that role and I do not believe our presence would contribute in any way toward your objectives.”
I don't see why we wouldn't want to heavily encourage serious criminals not to have any children.
Blazecock Pileon: For sanity's sake do not under any circumstances read the comments at the SacBee. Even one might be too many.
Who knew the dregs of society make Sacramento their home?
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