Board Of Parole Hearings

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Appeals Court Delays Sex-Change Operation For Inmate After She’s Recommended For Parole

A California panel recommended parole for a transgender inmate on Thursday, a decision that could keep her from receiving the prison-funded sex reassignment surgery she says is necessary for her emotional health.


Jesse Rugge will be paroled next week. (credit: File)

Murder Victim’s Family Angered Over Pending Parole For ‘Alpha Dog’ Kidnapper

California’s parole board has voted to release one of the men convicted of kidnapping a 15-year-old boy murdered over a drug debt, a slaying that inspired the 2007 movie “Alpha Dog.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2013

Charles Manson (credit: Getty Images News/Handout)

Gov. Brown To Set Fate Of Ex-Manson Follower

California’s governor has been asked to make the final decision on whether a former Charles Manson follower will be released on parole after serving more than 40 years in prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2013