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“No Quick Fix” for Criminal Justice System

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CEDAR FALLS, IA (CBS2/FOX28) – “I think most importantly, it’s to educate the American people and there’s no better place to do it than Iowa, where all the Presidential candidates are going to come.” Along with Bernie Kerik’s extensive knowledge and life experience on the topic of criminal justice, the ...

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Bi-Partisan Senate Agreement Lacks Mens Rea and Civic Asset Forfeiture

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WASHINGTON, D.C.  October 1, 2015 – Former New York City Police Commissioner Bernie Kerik praised members of the United States Senate Wednesday for moving ahead with legislation to bring much needed reform to the federal prison system but criticized the bill for not going further. “I’m very happy to see the Senate ...

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Conservatives Push to Reform Failing Criminal Justice System

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For more than 40 years, conservatives have been associated with “get tough” anti-crime policies, including stiff mandatory minimum sentencing laws. Today, however, a new generation of conservative leaders is promoting a new approach that is tough on crime without being tough on taxpayers. Right-leaning governors and state legislators have championed ...

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