Meanwhile, Gov. Brown's Jailbreak Initiative is clearly winning. The underfunded opposition was evidently unable to inform the people just how bad this ill-conceived measure is.
Update 9:50 PST: With 21.7% reporting, the results are little changed.
Update 11:05 PST: With 38.4% reporting -- 62 Yes 45.3% to No 54.7% -- 66 Yes 51.5% to No 48.5%
Update Midnight PST: With slightly over half the vote counted, Proposition 62 remains steadily 9% behind, and I think we can confidently say that the people of California have rejected the repeal and reaffirmed their support for the death penalty yet again.
Proposition 66 remains 3% ahead and is very likely to be the law tomorrow. It has been many years in the making.