Here is a great article by the LA Times and how Proposition 47 is reshaping the criminal justice system. According to the article, inmates are serving more of their sentence due to no more overcrowding in the jails.

http://snip.ly/TULs#http://www.latimes.com/local/crime/la-me-early-release-20150128-story.html#page=1

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