Examining Gang Enhanced Sentences In California's Legal System NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates talks to Daniel Alarcon about his reporting on gang enhanced charges and sentencing. California law gives the prosecution the chance to increase the penalty in gang cases.

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Examining Gang Enhanced Sentences In California's Legal System

Examining Gang Enhanced Sentences In California's Legal System

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NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates talks to Daniel Alarcon about his reporting on gang enhanced charges and sentencing. California law gives the prosecution the chance to increase the penalty in gang cases.