Advocates Hope Obama’s Clemencies will Pave Way for Other Releases
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Advocates Hope Obama’s Clemencies will Pave Way for Other Releases

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Prisoners’ advocate groups hope…

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Bill to Abolish Some Mandatory Prison Sentences Gets Another Shot
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Bill to Abolish Some Mandatory Prison Sentences Gets Another Shot

  (Reuters) – Several U.S. senators from far-reaching ends of the political spectrum, including some…

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Drug Offenders Receive Retroactive Sentence Reductions
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Drug Offenders Receive Retroactive Sentence Reductions

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In a major move last week,…

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Funding Shortage Causes Prison Overcrowding
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Funding Shortage Causes Prison Overcrowding

Funding Shortage Causes Prison Overcrowding By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The…

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