Rep. Maxine Waters Wants to Rid Mandatory Minimums
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Rep. Maxine Waters Wants to Rid Mandatory Minimums

“Mandatory Minimums: New Opportunities for Criminal Justice Reform” by Linda Poulson Special to the NNPA…

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Rand Paul Attacks the Clintons for ‘Putting a Generation of Black Men in Prison’
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Rand Paul Attacks the Clintons for ‘Putting a Generation of Black Men in Prison’

Colin Campbell, BUSINESS INSIDER   (Business Insider) — Presidential candidate and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky)…

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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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Beyond the Rhetoric: Let’s Shut Down the Prisons
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Beyond the Rhetoric: Let’s Shut Down the Prisons