Release Low-Level, Non-Violent Drug Offenders
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Release Low-Level, Non-Violent Drug Offenders

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   Jerry Alan Bailey was sentenced to more than 30…

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How to Reform the Criminal Justice System
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How to Reform the Criminal Justice System

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   There is no question that the criminal justice…

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Obama Calls for Criminal Justice Reform
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Obama Calls for Criminal Justice Reform

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   Whenever the president of the United States…

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It’s a Dad-Daughter Overnighter in New York for the Obamas
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It’s a Dad-Daughter Overnighter in New York for the Obamas

Nancy Bernac, ASSOCIATED PRESS   NEW YORK (AP) — It’s inevitable: At some point, teenage…

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Obama Commutes Sentences for 46; Presses for Justice Changes
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Obama Commutes Sentences for 46; Presses for Justice Changes

Nancy Benac, ASSOCIATED PRESS   WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling America “a nation of second chances,”…

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President Obama to Make Historic Visit to Federal Prison
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President Obama to Make Historic Visit to Federal Prison

Nick Gass, POLITICO   WASHINGTON (Politico) — President Barack Obama will become the first sitting…

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President Obama is on a Winning Streak
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President Obama is on a Winning Streak

Obama Plans Broader Use of Clemency to Free Nonviolent Drug Offenders
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Obama Plans Broader Use of Clemency to Free Nonviolent Drug Offenders

Peter Baker, THE NEW YORK TIMES WASHINGTON (The New York Times) — Sometime in the…

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U.S. ‘Not Cured’ of Racism, Obama Says, Citing Slavery’s Legacy
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U.S. ‘Not Cured’ of Racism, Obama Says, Citing Slavery’s Legacy

Michael D. Shear and Christine Hauser, THE NEW YORK TIMES WASHINGTON (The New York Times)…

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Whether Cavs Win or Lose, LeBron James Should Be the Finals MVP
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Whether Cavs Win or Lose, LeBron James Should Be the Finals MVP

    WASHINGTON (ESPN) — The avid sports fan who occupies the Oval Office is…

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