Tag Archives: Pelican Bay

CA state court : Prisoner Can’t Be Punished for Hunger Strike

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
Below is the April 23, 2016 article from SF Gate/San Francisco Chronicle (minus photos and video in the article) Court’s full decision at the bottom of the post. State court rules prisoners can’t…

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Take Action Against Ongoing Sleep Deprivation Torture! EMERGENCY PROTEST Photos Included

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
People in solitary confinement have been loudly awakened by guards every 30 minutes 24/7 since the night of August 2nd! Please help stop this sleep deprivation torture. On Nov 30th, the 119th day…

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From Solitary Confinement at Pelican Bay, Jesse Perez Sues Guards for Retaliation, Wins $25,000

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
On Nov. 25, 2015, a federal jury awarded $25,000 in damages to Jesse Perez, who had sued guards for trashing his cell in retaliation for his lawsuit against the prison and for his…

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For Immediate Release: Solitary Prisoners’ Lawyers Slam CDCR for Sleep Deprivation

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
10/29/15   Solitary Prisoners’ Lawyers Slam CDCR for Sleep Deprivation Press Contact:  Mohamed Shehk – 408.910.2618  mohamed@criticalresistance.org Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity Coalition SAN FRANCISCO – Yesterday, lawyers for prisoners in the class action case…

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Jerry Brown betrayed his constituents, big time. It’s becoming a habit.

What Gives? California Gov. Jerry Brown Lines Up With NRA and Prison-Industrial Complex | Alternet If you want to see how Brown is charting a careful course to show he is not beholden either to the political right or the … Continue reading

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