Attorney General Jeff Sessions has sent a memo to federal prosecutors calling for the toughest charges possible to be filed for people taken into custody. Watch Marc Mauer’s response to the memo on CBS News:
March 08, 2018
Can We Wait 75 Years to Cut the Prison Population in Half?
Expediting the end of mass incarceration will require accelerating the end of the Drug War and scaling back sentences for serious crimes.
February 28, 2018
Race & Justice News: As Cities Become Safer, Racial Disparities Decrease
Report finds that as the rate of violent crime decreased in U.S. cities, other societal conditions have improved; Seattle, San Francisco, and San Diego apply marijuana reforms retroactively; and more in Race & Justice News.