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Governor of California and California Department of Corrections: Grant an early compassionate release for my brother-in-law

My brother in law, Darren Collins, AL0896 is a low level offender incarcerated at Correctional Training Facility in Soledad, CA and has recently been diagnosed with acute kidney failure and stage III multiple myeloma blood/bone cancer. His kidneys are currently functioning at a 7% capacity. His cancer doctor has told him that without treatment he has only 3-4 months to live and with treatment, "maybe years." His family wants him to come home now and not possibly die in a prison cell. We are asking you to help us bring him home.

This petition was delivered to:
  • Governor of California
    Edmund G. Brown Jr.
  • Governor of California
    Honorable Governor, Edmund G. Brown, Jr.
  • Secretary, California Department of Corrections
    Dr.Jeffrey Beard
  • Warden, Correctional Training Facility
    Marion Spearman
  • Chief Ombudsman, California Department of Corrections
    Sara Malone


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