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To California Governor Jerry Brown:

This place imprisons 3,400 people (well over the 2,491 capacity) in unsafe and unsanitary conditions that include rat and cockroach infestations, standing pools of water, and broken floor tiles.

Click here to learn more and tell California's governor to close it.

To Texas Department of Criminal Justice:

In recent months, heat-related deaths have taken place throughout Texas state prisons. Internal temperatures have reached 140 degrees Farenheit in violation of legal standards. Only 28% of Texas prisons have air conditioning.

Learn more and take action.

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