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September 10, 2013 12:00 AM

Jerry Brown, lawmakers reach accord in California prison crowding case

Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders agreed Monday to seek more time to reduce California’s prison population, while committing hundreds of millions of dollars to ship inmates out of state and to local facilities if the request is denied.

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