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PBS NewsHour | Divided High Court Orders Calif. to Ease Overcrowding in Prisons | PBS

Duration: 07:35
Program: PBS NewsHour #10033
Broadcast Date: May. 23, 2011

The high court ruled 5-4 Monday that the packed living conditions in California prisons violate the ban on cruel and unusual punishment. The National Law Journal's Marcia Coyle explains.



Post Date: May 24, 2011