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1850 - Town founder Henry Mayo Newhall arrives in California to look for gold [story]
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California Lawmakers Eye Nixing Contracts With For-Profit Prisons
Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018

By Nick Cahill SACRAMENTO – Calling on California to sever ties with the private prison industry, a state lawmaker wants to nix contracts with for-profit prisons and ban the state’s public pension funds from ever investing in them again. Responding to the federal government’s “cruel immigration...

CSUN Study: Private Prison Operators Influencing Immigration Policy
Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018

If you are a member of the U.S. House of Representatives with a private prison in your district, you are also more likely than your peers to co-sponsor punitive immigration legislation, according to a groundbreaking study by California State University, Northridge political science professor Jason Morin. Private...

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1850 - Town founder Henry Mayo Newhall arrives in California to look for gold [story]
Henry Newhall
1914 - Rev. Wolcott H. Evans, the future "pastor of the disaster," named pastor of Newhall's First Presbyterian Church [story]
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1932 - Robert Poore wins the greased pole climbing contest and $2.50 at Newhall's July 4th celebration [story]
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