Elizabeth Ashford

Office of the Governor of California

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Spokeswoman for California Governor Jerry Brown

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Los Angeles County will get the bulk of the inmates and parolees being released to ease overcrowding in state prisons, as ordered by federal courts.

State Parolees Headed for LA County This Weekend

Los Angeles County will get the bulk of the inmates and parolees being released to ease overcrowding in state prisons, as ordered by federal courts.

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