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CDCR Responds to Supreme Court Denying a Stay

SACRAMENTO – California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) Secretary Jeff Beard made the following statement today in response to the U.S. Supreme Court denying a stay of the Three-Judge Court order to continue reducing the state’s prison population: 

“While California’s stay request was denied today, the state will pursue its appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court so that the merits of the case can be considered without delay.” 

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August 2, 2013

Contact: Jeffrey Callison
(916) 445-4950