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Old 07-16-2012, 04:48 PM
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Default Can family medical issues affect location of transfer?

My buddy has been in ASU-II at KVSP for about 15 months now, and was told that now he's going to be sent to another prison for a long SHU term, either to Corcoran or Tehachapi. Problem for him is, his mom is in end-stage kidney disease and cannot travel as far as Tehachapi to see him. It's possible that she may die before he leaves there. Can he use this-- with doctor's confirmation-- to have them determine to send him to Corcoran?

Also, I saw on the Corcoran SHU threads that frequently men go their for their SHU term and then get transferred again when the SHU term is up. Does anyone here know if that would be likely for my friend? He's a level 4 lifer.

I appreciate any input y'all can offer!
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Old 07-16-2012, 07:29 PM
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U can try to call his counselor and then contact the ombudsman officer in sac and see if they can help. And yes all doctors letters would be needed. Hopefully it will take a minute to transfer him to the ShU since there needs to be bed space.

After he's done with his SHU he will get transferred to a prison where he can program
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