Overcrowded Prisons and Public Safety

Overcrowded Prisons and Public Safety

California may be forced to release thousands of felons to reduce overcrowding: What this week's Supreme Court decision could mean for prison populations and public safety.

California may be forced to release thousands of felons to reduce overcrowding: What this week's Supreme Court decision could mean for prison populations and public safety.

Guests

Carter Phillips

partner, Sidley Austin

Joan Biskupic

Supreme Court reporter for "USA Today." She has written biographies on Sandra Day O'Connor and Antonin Scalia.

Amy Fettig

senior staff counsel, ACLU

Kent Scheidegger

Criminal Justice Legal Foundation

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