• Appeals court blocks California ban on for-profit prisons

    2 monthes ago - By Politico

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A larger panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday again blocked California's first-in-the-nation ban on for-profit private prisons and immigration detention facilities, finding that it is trumped by the federal government. A three-judge appellate panel last year rejected the 2019 state law that would have phased out privately run immigration jails in California by 2028. The law would have undermined a key piece of the nation's detention system for immigrants. California Attorney General Rob Bonta had asked the larger appellate panel to reconsider a...
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  • Appeals court blocks California ban on for-profit prisons

    Appeals court blocks California ban on for-profit prisons

    2 monthes ago - By ABC News

    A larger panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has again blocked California's first-in-the-nation ban on for-profit private prisons and immigration detention facilities
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