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Urge Senators Casey and Toomey to Co-Sponsor the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act

From Families Against Mandatory Minimums (http://famm.org/): October 22 was a remarkable day for federal sentencing reform! The Senate Judiciary Committee approved the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act (S. 2123), which is the first step in the process of undoing costly … Continue reading

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Support the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act

From the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (http://www.nrcat.org): A historic first step toward fixing our criminal justice system was taken when the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2015 was introduced in the U.S. Senate. After months of hard work by … Continue reading

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California Proposition Says Yes to Redemption, Yes to Second Chance

From the PICO National Network (http://www.piconetwork.org): In an historic move that will have repercussions throughout the country, Californians passed Proposition 47! California is the first state in the nation to end felony sentencing for non-serious and nonviolent crimes such as … Continue reading

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