Levine Leads Effort to End California Death Penalty

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Marc Levine (D- Marin County) today led a statewide coalition of lawmakers in announcing the introduction of Assembly Constitutional Amendment (ACA) 2, to abolish California’s death penalty.

Assemblymember Marc Levine Statement on Ruling to Reduce San Quentin State Prison Incarceration by 50%

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Marc Levine (D – Marin County) today released the following statement in response to a California Court of Appeals ruling that the current incarcerated population at San Quentin State Prison (San Quentin), located in Levine’s district violates the 8th Amendment of the US Constitution and ordering the population to be reduced by 50%.

 

Bipartisan Legislative Leaders Call for Removal of Prison Healthcare Receiver J. Clark Kelso

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – After the botched management of the COVID-19 pandemic inside California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) institutions, leading to over 15,000 infections and 69 deaths of incarcerated people, a bipartisan coalition of legislative leaders today called upon federal Judge Jon S. Tigar to immediately remove Receiver J.