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California Prison Focus (CPF)

Address   near 19th Street BART
          1904 Franklin Street, Suite 507
          Oakland, CA  94612

We stand up strong against the cruel and torturous conditions of the California prison system, especially advocating for the immediate shut down of all SHU (Security Housing Units) cells and similar conditions of solitary confinement.

We publish a quarterly magazine, Prison Focus, distributed free to SHU prisoners, $6 a year to other prisoners, and $20 a year to former prisoners, their family members, activists, and friends of CPF.

We travel regularly to Pelican Bay and Corcoran state prisons to uncover and disseminate information on the current conditions prisoners must endure.

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AIDS / HIV       healthcare access       human rights       incarceration       prisons       torture

This entry's contact information was last verified in January of 2015.

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