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LA Times Today: He was locked up as a teen. How he got a second chance, 12 years later

LA Times Today: He was locked up as a teen. How he got a second chance, 12 years later

Watch L.A. Times Today at 7 p.m. on Spectrum News 1 on Channel 1 or live stream on the Spectrum News App. Palos Verdes Peninsula and Orange County viewers can watch on Cox Systems on channel 99.

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A 24-year prison sentence for a Sacramento teen’s crime was once hailed a victory back in 2009 for a Yolo County district attorney.

But eleven years into that sentence, the district attorney had a change of heart.

L.A. Times political reporter Anita Chabria joined us to explain how a California law now allows prosecutors to reduce the original length of a prison sentence.

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