Prison Law Office

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Prison Law Office

Prison Law Office is a nonprofit public interest law firm based in Berkeley, California that strives for fair and humane treatment of people who are in prisons, jails, and juvenile facilities and who are on parole. The Prison Law Office consists of lawyers and their staff who try to help people facing inhumane, unfair, and unlawful treatment in California state prisons, Division of Juvenile Justice facilities, county jails, and juvenile halls. They also try to help people in Arizona state prisons and people on California parole. Prison Law Office does not work for or within the prison, parole, or jail systems. They also provide the California Prison and Parole Law Handbook - a comprehensive overview of the laws and policies affecting people in state prisons and on parole in California. It includes extensive discussion of the administrative appeals and court actions that people can use to protect their rights and to seek remedies. 19 chapters, plus resource lists, forms, and sample legal documents.

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General Delivery San Quentin, California 94964

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