As CA Overhauls Parole, The Question is What is ‘Violent’?

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As California undergoes the largest overhaul of parole in a generation, determining which criminals are violent has taken on a new urgency among some lawmakers and law enforcement officials who argue it’s time to revisit how  “violent crime” is legally defined, the Los Angeles Times reports. Gov. Jerry Brown's Proposition 57, which voters overwhelmingly approved in November, continues an . . .

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