Calif. Cancels Death Row Replacement Project


(04/29/2011)
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Jerry Brown has canceled the $356 million death row replacement project at San Quentin State Prison, citing budget constraints.

Calif. Delays Awarding Death Row Contract

By Helen Christophi
(02/10/2011)
The Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation announced late Wednesday that it has again delayed awarding a contract for the first phase of a new $356 million death row complex at San Quentin State Prison.

San Quentin Death Row Project Delayed


(01/21/2011)
Officials with California’s Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation announced a delay in awarding a contract for the first phase of the $356 million death row complex at San Quentin State Prison until February 9.

Officials Press Gov. to Block San Quentin Death Row Project


(01/19/2011)
State and local officials from Marin County are hoping Gov. Jerry Brown will scrap plans to build a new $356 million death row complex at San Quentin State Prison.

San Quentin Lawsuit


(11/04/2010)
The Marin County Board of Supervisors filed a lawsuit challenging the death row expansion project at San Quentin State Prison.

California Moves on Death Row Project


(08/27/2010)
In spite of opposition from two state legislators, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation commenced the bidding process for the proposed construction of a new Death Row facility.