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CA Governor Brown SIGNED SB 1143-Youth Room Confinement!!

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BREAKING NEWS: Today Governor Brown signed SB 1143, which places strict limitations on the use of Solitary Room-Confinement in our state’s juvenile justice facilities! This bill was co-sponsored by Ella Baker Center for Human Rights,Children's Defense Fund-California, Pacific Juvenile More info>

#SCHOOLSNOTPRISONS Powerful and Free Concert, Food and Action Friday – 9/30/16 5:30PM at Chuco’s

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#SCHOOLSNOTPRISONS Powerful and Free Concert, Food and Action: Friday - 9/30/16 - 5:30PM at Chuco's Justice Center 1137 E. Redondo Blvd Inglewood, CA 90302 Come through Friday night for a powerful night of music, beats, food and action. Reserve your spots More info>

Emergency Action Tomorrow – 10AM, 9/27/16 – Push Governor Brown to Sign AB 2298!

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Emergency Action Tomorrow - 10AM, 9/27/16 - Push Governor Brown to Sign AB 2298!   CONTACT: Armando Carmona, National Day Laborers Organizing Network, armando@ndlon.org, (323) 250-3018 Juan Gastelum, National Immigration Law Center, gastelum@nilc.org, More info>

Governor Brown, Sign AB 2298-Keep Children Off Gang Databases!

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AB 2298: (1) Ensures people of all ages right to notification, right to challenge designation with the law enforcement agency, and right to appeal to Superior Court if they are added to a shared gang database (including but not limited to CalGang); and (2) Requires the State of California to More info>

Need Letters of Support-Governor Brown, Sign AB 2298!

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AB 2298: (1) Ensures people of all ages right to notification, right to challenge designation with the law enforcement agency, and right to appeal to Superior Court if they are added to a shared gang database (including but not limited to CalGang); and (2) Requires the State of California to More info>

Let’s PASS Prop 57 in CA!

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THINGS YOU CAN DO TO PASS PROP 57 ON NOVEMBER 8TH REGISTER PEOPLE TO VOTE. The last day to register for the fall election is October 24th.   You can pick up voter registration forms from your local post office or public library. To request 50 or more voter registration cards, contact More info>

Today-Tweet Governor Brown! Tell him to Sign AB2298 (Gang Databases)

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TWEET Governor Jerry Brown and Write A Letter of Support-SIGN AB 2298 to halt racial profiling and Gang Databases, criminalization and deportations in CA!   AB 2298:   (1) Ensures people of all ages right to notification, right to challenge designation with the law More info>

Urge Governor Brown to Sign SB 1052 – Youth Miranda Rights!

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Please write Governor Brown and urge him to sign Senate Bill 1052. SB 1052 will: Require that youth under 18 consult with defense attorney prior to waiving their Miranda rights. This will preserve youth’s constitutional rights and ensure greater integrity and oversight of our juvenile and More info>

Tell Governor Brown: Sign SB 1143! (Room Confinement / Ending Isolation in Youth Lock-ups)

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Thank you if you already sent a letter urging the Governor to sign SB 1143! If you still haven't had time to send a letter, please: (1) E-MAIL THE GOVERNOR ASAP (leg.unit@gov.ca.gov) and (2) e-mail us a copy, so we can make sure it gets recorded (action@youth4justice.org). Use the More info>

Tell Governor Brown to Sign AB2298 (Gang Databases)

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Monday night, AB 2298 (Gang Databases) passed out of the State Legislature!!!  This historic bill: (1) Ensures people of all ages right to notification, right to challenge designation with the law enforcement agency, and right to appeal to Superior Court if they are added to a shared gang More info>

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