Gov. Jerry Brown said he didn’t foresee that a 1977 law he signed setting rigid sentences for felons would discourage them from working toward earlier release through rehabilitation. Brown now wants to reverse the law.
Gov. Jerry Brown said he didn’t foresee that a 1977 law he signed setting rigid sentences for felons would discourage them from working toward earlier release through rehabilitation. Brown now wants to reverse the law. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file
Gov. Jerry Brown said he didn’t foresee that a 1977 law he signed setting rigid sentences for felons would discourage them from working toward earlier release through rehabilitation. Brown now wants to reverse the law. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file