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 Post subject: California Proposition 57 (2016)
PostPosted: Wed Feb 28, 2018 2:46 am 
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Californi ... n_57_(2016)

California passed this in November 2016

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Proposition 57 was a California ballot proposition, approved on the November 8, 2016 ballot. The Proposition allows parole consideration for nonviolent felons, changes policies on juvenile prosecution,[2] and authorizes sentence credits for rehabilitation, good behavior, and education. The passage and implementation of the proposition may allow the state to save tens of millions of dollars each year.


There were some who were critical of this since
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Opponents of the Proposition argued that it would release potentially dangerous criminals due to improper classification of crimes as non-violent. [9]


And now, what has developed?

https://www.dailywire.com/news/27659/go ... rey-cawood

Quote:
Gov. Jerry Brown’s ‘Sloppily Drafted’ Law Unravels
California Court Says 10,000 Sex Offenders Could Be Eligible For Early Release

Several California prison inmates that committed violent crimes have been granted early release under new parole guidelines, and thousands of sex offenders could be next.



Quote:
Despite repeated warnings of this exact scenario, voters overwhelmingly approved Brown’s ballot measure in 2016 after he dismissed such foresight as "a canard."

“I drafted it myself,” Brown shot back in an interview that preceded the referendum.


Nice going Governor Moonbeam

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