Robert Thomas is a teacher at the California Men’s Colony near San Luis Obispo, California.
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OPINION by ROBERT THOMAS Upon reviewing the responses to my editorial regarding the lack of optometric treatment provided to prisoners at the California Men's Colony (CMC), I feel compelled to make a few comments and provide some facts. First, I admit that the way I chose to donate eyeglasses to the students I teach in my... (Continue Reading)
OPINION By ROBERT THOMAS Recently, it has been suggested that administration of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) prisoner health care system by a federal oversight agency be ended and authority returned to CDCR. However, the current federal court-appointed receiver, Clark J. Kelso, who is in charge of overseeing the state prison medical... (Continue Reading)