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Contra Costa County sees first resentencing in history under new state law

Original post made on May 5, 2021

A prisoner convicted in 2005 for an Orinda burglary is the first person in Contra Costa County to have their sentence reduced under a 2019 state law allowing a district attorney to recommend a prisoner be resentenced.

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Posted by The Dude
a resident of San Ramon
on May 5, 2021 at 7:46 am

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Another Soros-backed DA, the criminals' biggest supporters.

Posted by Malcolm Hex
a resident of San Ramon
on May 8, 2021 at 10:16 am

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Let's see here...

The judge sentences the accused to a specific time in prison. However, the DA can now reduce the sentence of the accused.

Moral of the story: The DA has now become the judge.

Wow. DA Benton now has the authority to reduce the sentence of anyone she wants - regardless of what a judge has ordered.

Keep in mind that DA Becton is an activist supported by George Soros and his bunch.