Scott Kernan

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

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Undersecretary of Adult Operations at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

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On July 1, inmates at the Pelican Bay State Prison near the Oregon border began a hunger strike that ultimately involved 6600 prisoners in 13 of California's 33 institutions.

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Last month's  state budget  failed to provide a blueprint for cutting $1.2 billion from the  Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation .

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Last month's state budget failed to provide a blueprint for cutting $1.2 billion from the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation .

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Lovelle Mixon was a 26-year-old former janitor who  killed four Oakland policemen  last Saturday afternoon. Two had pulled him over for a routine traffic stop.

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