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Shows featuring Jonathan Simon

  • Overcrowded and Going Broke: A Look Inside California’s Massive Prison System Prison-crowded-web
    California has the most prisoners in the nation with some 160,000 people behind bars. California jails hold more than double the designed capacity and are so overcrowded that a federal court last month ordered the state to reduce the prison population by more than 40,000 in the next two years. The ruling comes as California is in the midst of a severe budget crisis. We speak with University of...
    September 09, 2009 | Story