Yogi Quotes

picture of poster for Hugo Pinell Donation Drive 2013

Quotes from Hugo Yogi Pinell: January 29, 2013 “I have 31 years of clean time and can’t even get a transfer to a place near home.  Now they want to give me 15 years on the Prop. 9 thing.  I don’t know what can be done!  And I’m gonna keep on pushing and growing because […]

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Statement in Solidarity with Comrade Hugo “Yogi Bear” Pinell

picture of poster for Hugo Pinell Donation Drive 2013

Foremost, thank you, thank you, thank you everyone who has come together to honor a warrior who has impacted the lives of many: Hugo “Yogi Bear” Pinell.  I want to send a shout out to FACTS, Fair Chance Project, Youth Justice Coalition, and all those who put time and effort into making this event possible, […]

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Comment on: Parole board can’t require admission of guilt

Parole board can’t require admission of guilt This is part of an article published in SF Gate, 04/01/11: A murder convict who appears to be rehabilitated after decades behind bars can’t be denied parole merely because he continues to declare his innocence, a state appeals court has ruled. California law prohibits the parole board from requiring […]

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