“Whether it is the incarceration of young blacks sentenced to draconian sentences for low level, first-time, nonviolent drug offenses, or white-collar, first-time offenders sentenced to tens of years — and even life — in prison, one thing is for sure: We are creating a permanent American underclass of society that ...Read More »
We write to express our support for the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2015 (S. 2123), sim...
WASHINGTON, D.C. November 18, 2015 – Today, the House Judiciary Committee approved by voice vote, T...
WASHINGTON, D.C. November 2, 2015 – President Obama announced yesterday a new executive order to red...
Excerpted from “The GOP Argument Against Criminal Justice Reform Just Got Dismantled” Bernard Kerik, a former New York City police commissioner who later served federal prison time, has completely dismantled conservative Republican arguments against a Senate bill that would reform the criminal justice system. Kerik, an advocate for justice reform, ...Read More »
We write to express our support for the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2015 (S. 2123), similar to the Sentencing Reform Act of 2015 (H.R. 3713). As current and former leaders of the law enforcement community — police chiefs, U.S. Attorneys, federal law enforcement, and heads of national law ...Read More »
“Whether it is the incarceration of young blacks sentenced to draconian sentences for low level, ...Read More »