Wednesday, January 27, 2016

A push to reduce the federal prison population by 60,000 over ten years

Buttressing the support for sentencing reform on Capitol Hill, a new report from the Charles Colson Task Force, a bipartisan group authorized by Congress, urges restrictions on the use of mandatory minimum sentences and endorses “second look” review by judges for inmates who have served 15 years in confinement.

More:  http://www.npr.org/2016/01/26/464292207/federal-task-force-recommends-reducing-number-of-inmates-by-60-000-in-10-years

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