University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "BROWN V. PLATA ACLU"
Date May 2011
Author ACLU
External Link https://www.aclu.org/cases/brown-v-plata
Abstract Whether a federal court appropriately exercised its authority by ordering the State of California to reduce the size of its prison population, which was more than double the system’s intended capacity, after dozens of remedial orders had failed for more than a decade to ensure that California prisoners received constitutionally adequate medical and mental health care.
Source https://www.aclu.org
Citation https://www.aclu.org/cases/brown-v-plata


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case Plata v. Brown (PC-CA-0018)

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