Jerry Brown http://kalw.org en Cannabis News Roundup: 04.11.14 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-041114 <p><strong><em>New statewide legislation introduced in Sacramento…&nbsp; Maryland says yes to legalization; New Jersey says no… Poppies replace Mexican pot as US prices plummet… &nbsp;Want some pot-oil pizza? … and more.</em></strong></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:36:38 +0000 Steven Short 42273 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: 04.11.14 Interview: A second chance after life in prison http://kalw.org/post/interview-second-chance-after-life-prison <p></p><p>Since Jerry Brown became governor, a record number of inmates, including “lifers,” those sentenced to life behind bars, have been released from California prison. Lifers receive one of two kinds of life sentences: with or without the possibility of parole. Those sentenced with the possibility of parole are expected to use the decades spent in prison to reform themselves. They then have to go before a parole board to prove that they’re rehabilitated.</p><p>But since 1988, California’s governors have had the option to veto a parole board decision, and they’ve done so in the majority of cases, until recently.</p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:30:00 +0000 Holly Kernan 40738 at http://kalw.org Interview: A second chance after life in prison Today on Your Call: Are we seeing a shale oil boom in California? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-are-we-seeing-shale-oil-boom-california <p><span class="s1"> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 39669 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Are we seeing a shale oil boom in California? Today on Your Call: What are your hopes for California? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-are-your-hopes-california <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 22 Jan 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 38661 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What are your hopes for California? The State of the State Address http://kalw.org/post/state-state-address <p>Join us for Capital Public Radio’s live, anchored coverage of Governor Jerry Brown’s State of the State address on <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1893750358" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">Wednesday, January 22nd at 9am</span></span>, hosted by Beth Ruyak in Sacramento.&nbsp; She will be joined by Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler, analyst Steve Swatt, Republican political consultant Beth Miller, Democratic political consultant Jason Kinney and the “Political Junkie” Ken Rudin.&nbsp; Then stay tuned at 10am for further local discussion and analysis with Rose Aguilar and <em>Your Call.</em>< Tue, 21 Jan 2014 18:47:52 +0000 David Latulippe 38634 at http://kalw.org The State of the State Address