California’s protection & advocacy system

For legal assistance call 800-776-5746. For all other purposes call 916-504-5800 in Northern CA

or 213-213-8000 in Southern CA. TTY 800-719-5798.


Hall et al. v. Mims et al.: Case against Fresno jail for its lack of medical and mental health services for prisoners with disabilities


Press Releases

Fresno Jail Prisoners Sue Over Dangerous Conditions Prisoners Are Suffering Daily from Serious and Unnecessary Harm and Injuries



The cost of madness, Fresno Bee, 8,1/13

Calif. suits on inmate health care likely to rise,, 4/9/12

Fresno Jail Prisoners Sue over Dangerous Conditions, Community Alliance, 1/12/12