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Court Rejects Segregated Prison Cells

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Court Rejects Segregated Prison Cells

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Court Rejects Segregated Prison Cells

Court Rejects Segregated Prison Cells

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The Supreme Court rules that California must end the long-standing practice of segregating prisoners by race. State officials had argued that the policy was the only way to prevent gang violence. Alex Cohen reports.