Brown Administration Asks Judges For More Time Before Prisoner Release

Sep 18, 2013

The state will use the funds for current projects like adding an extra bore to the Caldecott tunnel in Oakland, adding 16 miles of carpool lanes in the Central Valley and easing congestion on I-5 in Los Angeles.

  It’s an effort to prevent the release of thousands of inmates this year.

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Today's reporting by Marianne Russ and Max Pringle.