John Oliver Completely Dismantles the Argument for Mandatory Minimum Sentences
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John Oliver Completely Dismantles the Argument for Mandatory Minimum Sentences

(Salon) – Earlier this year, President Obama released 22 people serving federal prison terms for non-violent drug…

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Report: Incarceration Shows Little to No Effect on Crime
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Report: Incarceration Shows Little to No Effect on Crime

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In the last two…

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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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Justice Department Gets Smart on Crime
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Justice Department Gets Smart on Crime

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In a stunning turn in criminal…

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