Proposition 36

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LA Judge Tasked With Reviewing Three-Strikes Law Cases

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has started the process of reviewing cases of California inmates who are serving time under the three-strikes law.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/25/2013

Jail, Prison, Felon, Inmate

Prop 36 Approved By Overwhelming Majority, Allowing Thousands Chance To Appeal Life Sentence

In a historic move by voters, Proposition 36 was approved by more than two-thirds of voters Tuesday. The measure will ease the three-strikes law, which has been placing repeat offenders in prison for life, even for minor crimes.

11/07/2012

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