Pelican Bay State Prison

Changes Sought In State Prison Isolation PoliciesDemocratic lawmakers on key policy committees say they want to limit California's practice of keeping hundreds of inmates in solitary confinement for years.
Calif. Prison Hunger Strike Leader Named In Gang Crackdown Federal indictments aimed at disrupting the Mexican Mafia prison gang and a Mexican drug cartel name as an unindicted co-conspirator the man who helped organize the massive hunger strike in California state prisons.
More Than 12K Calif. Inmates On Hunger Strike Over Prison ConditionsThe number of California inmates participating in a hunger strike has dropped sharply, four days into the protest over prison conditions.