Capitol Alert: 'Realignment' has shifted 38,000 felons to local control - sacbee.com | California Law | Scoop.it

The "realignment" of California's criminal justice system, implemented in response to a Supreme Court decree to reduce overcrowding in state prisons, has shifted 38,000 felons from the state to local authorities so far, according to an initial study.

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