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Lessons of the “Get Tough” Movement in the United States

October 01, 2004
Marc Mauer's remarks at the International Corrections and Prison Association's 6th Annual Conference in Beijing, China.

At the International Corrections and Prison Association’s 6th Annual Conference in Beijing, China, Marc Mauer addressed the experience of what has been termed the “get tough” movement in the United States, a change in policy over the past thirty years that has resulted in an unprecedented rise in the prison population in our country.

To read his remarks, download the PDF below.

 
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