Local News Matters weekly newsletter

Start your week with a little inspiration. Sign up for our informative, community-based newsletter, delivered on Mondays with news about the Bay Area.

Posted inLocal News

The demise of death row: San Quentin inmates being moved to other prisons

Officials with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said the agency has already begun the process of phasing out death row at San Quentin State Prison in Marin County. In the coming weeks, the department will be proposing regulations to expand the Condemned Inmate Transfer Pilot Program, which was implemented in January 2020, according […]