Late Tuesday afternoon, Samantha Green made a panicked 911 call from a remote slough in Yolo County. Sheriff’s deputies found her scratched, bruised and confused. Then, nearly 17 hours later, deputies in a patrol boat found the body of her baby, 20-day-old Justice Rees, in thick brush near the Ridge Cut slough Wednesday morning.
The arrest of a young woman involved in protests near the state Capitol last month has sparked further demonstrations and criticism by Mayor Kevin Johnson over the term used to describe the charges the woman is facing.
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