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Opinions:Schwarzenegger v. Plata

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In 2002, the federal court ordered California to provide a "minimum level of medical care required under the Eighth Amendment." After three years, the state failed to meet this standard and the California-based federal court ordered the health care delivery system placed in receivership. Did the panel of federal judges exceed their jurisdiction when placing California's prison system under receivership? FindLaw Sarah 17:08, 16 June 2010 (UTC)

Does California's prison system need reform? FindLaw Sarah 17:08, 16 June 2010 (UTC)


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