Approximately three hundred youth offenders have been sentenced to die in California’s prisons for crimes committed when they were teenagers. Last year, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Senate Bill 9 which gave youth sentenced to life without parole (LWOP) a chance to earn parole after serving at least 25 years in prison.
The Governor’s signature on SB 9 was emotional for both the supporters and opposition, but I am proud that our state finally said we believe all kids, even those we had given up on in the past, are deserving of a second chance.
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 1, 2016 – AARP is proud to announce the winners of its inaugural Asian American and Pacific Islander Community Hero Awards that were created to acknowledge the hard-working staff and volunteers of
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CONCORD – They also have the giant wooden spoon and fork. (Although, there’s no man-in-a-barrel from Baguio.) But what makes Rosauro (or Roi to friends) and Isolde Malibiran’s home atypical among Pinoy homes is that
Premier gaming and entertainment destination in Sonoma County prepares to welcome new resort, spa, meeting space and pool
ROHNERT PARK, Calif. – Hundreds of construction tradesmen and women gathered together last April 26 along with leadership from the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria and business and community leaders to place the