SB 1437: Frequently Asked Questions

SB 1437: Frequently Asked Questions

When does SB 1437 go into effect if Governor Brown signs it? January 1, 2019 is the first day petitions can be submitted. What is the petition and when will it become available? The petition will be a one or two page sheet where the petitioner will answer a series of questions and write a declaration. The purpose of this is to show the courts that they qualify for re-sentencing…

A HUGE VICTORY FOR CALIFORNIA: SB 1437 heads to the Governor's desk!

A HUGE VICTORY FOR CALIFORNIA: SB 1437 heads to the Governor's desk!

Today we claim victory as Senate Bill 1437 goes to the Governor's desk for signing. On this journey, we carried the stories of the people we know who have been impacted by this unjust law. Every meeting and every call was personal and we held these stories in our hearts. This was the most personal legislation we have ever worked on and we felt a huge responsibility to fight for…

WATCH: SB 1437 RALLY AT THE CA STATE CAPITOL

WATCH: SB 1437 RALLY AT THE CA STATE CAPITOL

Thank you everyone for channeling your good energy, dedication, passion, & support towards #SB1437! We're in the final push - if you believe in fair sentencing, please take one minute to CALL YOUR ASSEMBLYMEMBER & encourage your networks to do the same. CALL YOUR ASSEMBLYMEMBER SPREAD THE WORD VIA SOCIAL MEDIA SUBSCRIBE TO SB 1437 UPDATES RETURN TO THE SB 1437 MAIN PAGE ** If you attended the rally yesterday & have…