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Kickback publication • July 12, 2017
Filed under: Telephones, Telephone Rates
California Rates July 2017 NOTICE TO FAMILY AND FRIENDS CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION Below are the Global Tel*Link (GTL) IWTS current calling rates. These rates reflect changes to IWTS interstate call rates that were made in mid-2013. There are no call set-up charges, also known as a surcharge, ...
ACLU SoCal - Orange County Jails, 2017 JUNE 2017 A REPORT BY THE AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA JAILS PROJECT The authors of this report are Esther Lim, MSW and Daisy Ramirez, MSW. Contributing authors and researchers: David Colker, Ruth Dawson, Peter Eliasberg, Brendan Hamme, Tasha Hill and ...
Article • June 9, 2017 • from PLN June, 2017
ICE Settles Suit Filed by Immigration Detainees, Pays $405,000 in Attorney Fees by Derek Gilna by Derek Gilna Immigration and Customs (ICE) officials in northern California agreed to settle a three-year-old federal class-action lawsuit that focused on ICE policies which unnecessarily restricted the ability of immigration detainees to communicate with ...
Osegueda v. Stanislaus County Public Safety Center, CA, Amended Complaint, Solitary Conditions and Classification, 2017 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 AMBER H LUNSFORD ( CSB No. 276908) LUNSFORD LEGAL GROUP, P.C. 1202 H Street, Suite A Modesto, CA 95354 Telephone: (209) 857-8608 LOREN L. LUNSFORD, ESQ. ( ...
Article • May 5, 2017 • from PLN May, 2017
Ninth Circuit: Warrantless Probationary Cell Phone Search Unconstitutional by The Ninth Circuit Court of Ap­peals has held that a warrantless, suspicionless search of a probationer’s cell phone violated the Fourth Amendment, and that evidence discovered during the search must be suppressed. Paulo Lara was on probation for a California drug ...
Brief • May 3, 2017
Filed under: Telephone Rates
San Francisco v. PCS and GTL, Settlement of Unlitigated Claim, Jail Phone Services, 2014 FILE NO. 140372 1 RESOLUTION NO. [Settlement of Claim - Public Communications Services, Inc., and Global Tel*Link Corporation - City to Receive $1,079,116] 2 3 Resolution approving the settlement of the unlitigated claim by City and ...
Article • April 13, 2017
California District Court Certifies Immigration Detainee Phone Access Class Action by Derek Gilna by Derek Gilna The United States District Court for the Northern District of California has certified for class action status a lawsuit by various immigration detainees against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Immigration and Customs ...
Brief • September 1, 2016
California v. Niroula, CA, Def Mot for Order protecting attorney-client calls, sheriff illegal telephone monitoring, 2011 Kaushal Niroula Defendant In Pro Per Booking # 200910575 Indio Jail P.O. Box 1748 INDIO, CA 92201 SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA COUNTY OF RIVERSIDE (INDIO BRANCH) ______________________________________________ THE PEOPLE OF THE ...
Publication • August 12, 2016
Sheriff Letter to Board of Supervisors re inmate telephone system, LASD, 2016 AMENDMENT NUMBER FOUR TO AGREEMENT NO. 77655 BY AND BETWEEN COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES AND PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES, INC. FOR INMATE TELEPHONE SYSTEM (ITS) AND SERVICES This Amendment Number Four (“Amendment”) to Agreement Number 77655 (“Agreement”) is entered ...
Los Angeles Sheriff's Office Settles Visitor Beating Case for $1 Million by Derek Gilna Los Angeles County Jail deputies have a reputation for brutal treatment of prisoners, and have paid out millions of dollars in settlements as a result. However, even a man visiting his brother Robert at Men's Central ...
Securus Faces Lawsuit Over Recorded Attorney Calls by Alex Friedmann On May 27, 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Securus Technologies, Inc. in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California, accusing the company of recording privileged phone calls between prisoners and their attorneys as described in ...
Brief • July 19, 2016
Lyon v. ICE, CA, Settlement, class action telephone access, 2016 1 2 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 AUDLEY BARRINGTON LYON, JR., JOSÉ ) Case No. 3:13-cv-05878-EMC ELIZANDRO ASTORGA-CERVANTES, and ) NANCY NERIA-GARCIA ...
Brief • July 7, 2016
Filed under: Telephone Monitoring
Romero et al v. Securus, CA, Complaint, illegal recording monitoring telephone calls, 2016 Case 3:16-cv-01283-JM-MDD Document 1 Filed 05/27/16 Page 1 of 25 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 LAW OFFICES OF RONALD A. MARRON RONALD A. MARRON (SBN 175650) ron@consumersadvocates.com ALEXIS WOOD (SBN ...
Publication • May 26, 2016
Filed under: Cell Phone Access
Systems to Intercept Calls from Contraband Cell Phones in California Prisons, CCST, 2012 ged Access The Effie cy o S stems t nter pt alls from Cbntraban Cel h es in Youla California Council on Science and Technology May 2012 The Efficacy of Managed Access Systems to Intercept Calls from ...
Publication • February 16, 2016
Filed under: Telephones
LASD Letter to Board re Inmate Telephone System, January 21, 2014 January 21, 2014 The Honorable Board of Supervisors County of Los Angeles 383 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration Los Angeles, California 90012 Dear Supervisors: APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT NUMBER TWO TO AGREEMENT NUMBER 77655 WITH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES, INCORPORATED FOR ...
Article • December 31, 2015 • from PLN January, 2016
California Officials Reverse Position after Receiving Prison Phone Company Contributions by Derek Gilna California Officials Reverse Position after Receiving Prison Phone Company Contributions by Derek Gilna Prisoners and members of their families filed a federal class-action lawsuit in November 2015 against officials in Orange County and three other California counties, ...
Article • September 25, 2015 • from PLN October, 2015
Cell Phones Confiscated from Prisoners Given to Charities by Christopher Zoukis Cell Phones Confiscated from Prisoners Given to Charities by Christopher Zoukis Thousands of cell phones seized from prisoners nationwide have been donated to charitable causes, including domestic violence programs and Cell Phones for Soldiers. Cell phones are considered contraband ...
Article • April 9, 2015 • from PLN April, 2015
California Prisoner’s Conviction for Smuggling Tobacco Overturned by Lonnie Burton California Prisoner’s Conviction for Smuggling Tobacco Overturned by Lonnie Burton A California state prisoner convicted of a felony offense for smuggling tobacco into prison has had his conviction reversed by a California appellate court, although a related conviction for smuggling ...
Publication • January 16, 2015
HRDC letter in support of CA Assembly Bill 1876 March 2014 Human Rights Defense Center DEDICATED TO PROTECTING HUMAN RIGHTS March 18, 2014 Via Fax Transmission 1.916.319.2120 Assembly Member Bill Quirk Capitol Office Sacramento, CA RE: Assembly Bill 1876 Dear Assembly Member Quirk, I am contacting you in my capacity ...
Article • December 3, 2014 • from PLN December, 2014
Filed under: Telephone Rates
Los Angeles County Jail Exploits Prisoners, Families with High Phone Costs by Los Angeles County Jail Exploits Prisoners, Families with High Phone Costs by Derek Gilna Officials with Los Angeles County’s jail system have been criticized by County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky for exploiting prisoners and their families by charging excessive ...
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