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Gov. Brown seeks 3-year delay for prison population cap

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Is Governor's Jerry Brown's plan the best way to reduce the prison population in California? Max Whittaker/Getty Images

Governor Jerry Brown and how he will meet a court-ordered mandate to ease over-crowding in California prisons. Following a compromise with lawmakers last week, the governor said he'll seek a three-year delay in meeting the population cap set by the judge.

For more we turn to Paige St. John of the LA Times.

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