Will the new California State Prison law reduce time for prisoners 85% to 65% ?

Asked over 1 year ago - Los Angeles, CA

A person is convicted for Attempted murder for 29 years in Ca State prison at 85%. He's in level 1 in the prison system. What percentage of time he'll have to do with the new changes? He was convicted in 2010 what year will he be released

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  1. Joseph Salvatore Farina

    Contributor Level 17


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    Answered . There are no new changes. This is an urban legend and IT IS NOT TRUE. No matter how many times we post this, it never goes away.

    The information and legal suggestions made herein do not in any way create an attorney-client relationship. The... more
  2. Michael Kevin Cernyar


    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . I have heard this every year for many years, but it is never true. I believe it's an April fools joke that gets a good head of steam in the early summer. It will die down and resurface again next year sometime after April fools day.

    The response above is not intended as legal advice since it’s impracticable to provide thorough, accurate advice... more
  3. Raymond George Wigell


    Contributor Level 19

    Answered . This is a state California case not a federal crime case.

    Of course, every answer is based on the question asked and requires a more complete context. This answer should... more

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