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Write A Letter: Push for Prop 57 Credits For All

Friday, September 1st, 2017
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1ST
Rally and Hearing
1416 NINTH STREET
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCES
PUSH FOR MAXIMUM OPPORTUNITIES FOR REHABILITATION
THROUGH PROP 57 CREDITS
USE THE LETTER BELOW TO E-MAIL YOUR TESTIMONY TO:
 
staff@oal.ca.gov, vicky.waters@cdcr.ca.gov
and Jeffrey.callison@cdcr.ca.gov
 
and also to action@youth4justice.org
 
THANK YOU TO THE THOUSANDS OF YOU – INSIDE STATE PRISONS AND OUT –
WHO ALREADY SENT LETTERS!
 
Together we can build a safer, healthier, fairer system.
 
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SAMPLE LETTER
 
Everything highlighted in yellow indicates places where you should insert information or letterhead.
Everything in red indicates places where you might want to add your experiences and opinions.
Put on Your Organization, School or Agency Letterhead
unless you are writing as an individual.
 
Date
Secretary Scott Kernan
Associate Director Lockwood
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Regulation and Policy Management Branch�P.O. Box 942883�
Sacramento, CA 94283-0001
 
By e-mail: Jeffrey.callison@cdcr.ca.gov
The Office of Administrative Law
OAL Reference Attorney
300 Capitol Mall, Suite 1250
Sacramento, California 95814
By fax: (916) 323-6826
By email: staff@oal.ca.gov and vicky.waters@cdcr.ca.gov
RE: Proposition 57 Regulations
 
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Dear Secretary Kernan and Associate Director Lockwood:
I am writing to provide comments on the Prop 57 regulations.
 
Write here about who you are:
Examples:
I am a high school

Earn Your High School Diploma at the YJC FREE LA High!

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
Earn Your High School Diploma at the Youth Justice Coalition!
 
Youth Ages 16-24 and Parents: Attend Orientation and Info to Enroll in FREE LA High YouthBuild Charter School of California
 
*Date: Wednesday, 8/30/17
*Time: either 10:00AM or 1:00PM
*Location: 1137 E. Redondo Blvd Inglewood, CA 90302
 
*Mandatory for all new and returning students
*Parents are Welcome!
*Review of “Warrior Week” week #1
*School Starts 9/5/17
*Complete Enrollment Paperwork
 
If you cannot make it to orientation, it’s not to Late to Enroll!
Contact: Maria Marquez, Counselor/Registrar
323-235-4243 x 1011
mmarquez@youthbuildcharter.org Enrollment Paperwork Intake M-Fri: 11-3 pm

152 Years Ago Today, Frederick Douglass Delivered an Historic Speech on the Meaning of the 4th of July

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

152 Years Ago Today, Frederick Douglass Delivered an Historic Speech on the Meaning of the 4th of July.

“…I am not included within the pale of this glorious anniversary! Your high independence only reveals the immeasurable distance between us. The rich inheritance of justice, liberty, prosperity, and independence bequeathed by your fathers is shared by you, not by me. The sunlight that brought light and healing to you has brought stripes and death to me. This Fourth of July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn…”