February 28, 2023
Mays v. County of Sacramento Denial of Cold-Weather Clothing Despite Multiple Winter Storms
A letter to underscore that Disability Rights California (“DRC”)—as the Protection and Advocacy system for the State of California and as co-counsel in the Mays v. County of Sacramento lawsuit—is extremely concerned about the Sacramento Sheriff’s Office’s (SSO) continued refusal to provide adequate clothing to the people in the Sacramento County Jail.
January, 30 2023
A letter Disability Rights California's Mental Health PG sent to the San Mateo County finding probable cause that the jail system is engaging and abuse and/or neglect of people with disabilities based on their treatment of people in solitary confinement.
Request for a Hearing Dedicated to the Public Behavioral Health Delivery System and Support for COVID-19 Relief Funding to Support Critical Behavioral Health Safety Net Infrastructure
The upcoming oversight hearings assessing the use of the emergency funds allocated to combat COVID-19 will help inform future distributions of emergency funds.
Assembly Senate Special Hearing Coalition Letter and Testimomy (pdf)