FACTS ABOUT USED LAW BOOKS AND STATE PRISONS

Last year, the California Department of Corrections made a determined effort to purchase used law books for the constitutionally-required prison law libraries at the new High Desert State Prison at Susanville. “We saw the potential merit, both economically and...

CORRECTIONS UPHOLDS CONTRACT STANDARDS

Today the Department of Corrections announced that it is withholding payment of $2.0 million to its prime contractor in the development of its inmate tracking computer system. The department has insisted upon contract standards being met in the design phase being...