Resource: Examining the Conditions of Confinement for Civil Detainees Under California's Sexually Violent Predators Act

By: Dana Sherman

August 1, 2017

Hastings L.J.

This Note examines relevant portions of the California Penal Code, the California Welfare and Institutions Code, and the United States Constitution, and argues that the confinement conditions for civil detainees unreasonably violate their statutory and constitutional rights.