Calif Prisons-Legal Costs

February 11, 2013 - 5:30 AM
FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2013 file photo, Gov. Jerry Brown gestures to a stack of reports on California prisons as he discusses his call for federal judges to return control of California prisons to the state during a news conference at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. Brown is criticizing attorneys representing inmates and court-appointed masters and experts who he says have a financial incentive to drag out lawsuits against the state. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)