Friday, May 20, 2022

Susanville Attempts to Forestall the Closure of the California Correctional Center

On April 13 of this year, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) announced the upcoming deactivation of California Correctional Center (CCC) in...

High Desert State Prison in Susanville, CA continues to struggle with...

The High Desert State Prison (HDSP) in Susanville, California has experienced two significant outbreaks of COVID-19 this year. The first came to the over-crowded...

Active COVID-19 cases in CCC Susanville spike in recent days, CDCR...

Updated July 16, 2020 - On June 21, the California Correctional Center in Susanville reported four positive cases of COVID-19. Prison staff immediately suspended...

Police reform activists urge Nevada lawmakers to adopt new policing policies

Ahead of the Special Session of the Nevada Legislature that began yesterday, a coalition of Nevada advocates, lawyers, and organizations have drafted an initial...

COVID-19 cases Spike in California Correctional Center in Susanville

Updated July 10 at 14:00 a.m. PDT - On June 21, the California Correctional Center in Susanville reported four positive cases of COVID-19. The...

Telling the stories of crooked DAs and a corrupt justice system...

Recently, I spoke with David Cote, who for the better part of 20 years, has worked in New York City as a playwright, opera...

Immigration enforcement bill and social media hyperbole rile Nevada’s right-wing

Carson City - During his presentation remarks for Assembly Bill 281, Las Vegas Democrat Edgar Flores took time to thank all the people who...

Nevada could largely scrap money bail system, activists hopeful

Reno - According to a recent study from the Prison Policy Initiative, some 23,000 people are in Nevada jails today, and if you include...

Bill would prohibit Nevada from contracting with private, for-profit prisons

Carson City - In 2017, Assembly Bill 303 made it to the desk of Governor Brian Sandoval, a measure that would have prohibited the...