Fair Sentencing for Youth



Archive for July, 2010

News Archive

Supporters, Families, and Youth to Gather in Sacramento 8/9 and 8/10

Friday, July 16th, 2010

On August 9th and 10th, families of youth sentenced to extreme prison sentences, youth, and supporters will gather in Sacramento. For more information, call (310)477-5540.

SB399 Passes in Assembly Appropriations Committee!

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

On June 30th The Fair Sentencing for Youth Act passed out of the California State Assembly Appropriations Committee. The next vote, likely to take place in August, will be of the full Assembly.  There, 41 of 80 Members must cast a “yes” vote for the bill to pass.  Supporters should contact their Assembly Members and urge them to vote yes.