Community Rights Campaign

Community Rights Campaign Highlighted in Our Weekly Article

Following our August 18th "No to Pre-Prisons" press event, on-line journal Our Weekly covered the Community Rights campaign in detail...check it out!

California Is Failing the Prison Test

Important New York Time editorial calling into question the leadership of the Democratic Party majority

A.G. and Governor pressured to choose Human Rights over Politics as Usual

On Thursday, August 27, at 10:00 a.m.,
representatives from Californians United for a Responsible Budget (CURB), along
with dozens of other organizations, will hold press conferences and then will
personally deliver a letter to the Attorney General's offices
in Sacramento,
Oakland,
and Los Angeles.  The letter urges the
state not to appeal a Federal three judge
panel decision, ordering California
to come up with a plan by September 18th to reduce the number of
prisoners by 44,000 and address horrific prison conditions. The State has until September 3rd
to file a notice of appeal.

Urge Attorney General Jerry Brown NOT to Appeal Federal Court's Order on Prison Overcrowding

Date from/to: 
Aug 27 2009 - 10:00am - Aug 27 2009 - 11:00am
Contact Information: 

Statewide Alliance urges Jerry Brown NOT to Appeal Court Order to reduce Prison Population

Open Letter to Attorney General Jerry Brown NOT to Appeal Court's Order on Prison Overcrowding

Publication/Circulation Date: 
Aug 25 2009

An Open Letter to Attorney General Jerry Brown Not to Appeal the Federal Court's Order In the Prison Overcrowding Lawsuit