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Lower incarceration rate to improve society

Originally Published: The Detroit News Written by: David Safavian America uses incarceration far too often, locking up millions of low-level, non-violent offenders for years or even decades. With the highest per-capita incarceration rate in the world, we incarcerate more of

Mississippi should continue to lead on criminal justice reform

Originally published by: Clarion Ledger Written by: Matt Schlapp & Van Jones Just hours before the federal government entered a partial shutdown in December, President Trump signed the First Step Act into law. This important criminal justice reform bill passed

Reform Groups Applaud “Florida First Step Act”

Conservatives Applaud Passage of Criminal Justice Reform “First Step Act is the Most Consequential Criminal Justice Bill in a Generation”

DATE: December 20, 2018 CONTACT: David Safavian General Counsel (202) 347-9388 [email protected] Conservatives Applaud Passage of Criminal Justice Reform “First Step Act is the Most Consequential Criminal Justice Bill in a Generation” WASHINGTON, DC—The U.S. House of Representatives passed the

Bipartisan Coalition Urges President Trump to Oppose Cotton-Kennedy Amendments to the FIRST STEP Act

Large Bipartisan Coalition Pushes Back Against Sens. Cotton-Kennedy’s FIRST STEP Act ‘Poison Pills’