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What does CIW stand for?

CIW stands for California Institution for Women (California)

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2, 127) Managing such a facility was an uphill battle, however, one that required the passage of a state constitutional amendment (Proposition 21 in 1936) to move control of the new California Institution for Women from the jurisdiction of San Quentin and into the hands of Tehachapi's own board of trustees.
Delegates' tour of the California Institution for Women in Corona in May led to physical improvements there: new window screens and shelves and refurbished beds in the 116-cell Reception Center and a $20,000 awning outside the dining room where inmates line up for meals.
Civil rights attorneys brought lawsuits against the Central California Women's Facility in Chowchilla and the California Institution for Women in Frontera to improve the delivery of health care, although the circumstances were extreme because a contract laboratory in 1997 falsified the results of Pap smears and hepatitis and HIV tests.