In a letter of support submitted to the Senate Judiciary Committee, The Sentencing Project’s Executive Director Amy Fettig expressed the importance of passing the
Eliminating a Quantifiably Unjust Application of the Law (EQUAL) Act, a bipartisan sentencing reform bill that would finally eliminate the federal sentencing disparity between crack cocaine and powdered cocaine offenses, and hope today’s hearing will convey its importance.
To read her full letter, download the PDF below.
June 23, 2022
Nothing But Time: Elderly Americans Serving Life Without Parole
Almost half of the people serving life without parole are 50 years old or more and one in four is at least 60 years old.
June 21, 2022
Race & Justice News: North Carolina Re-Enfranchises People on Probation and Parole
North Carolina Court re-enfranchises people on probation and parole, state supreme courts lack racial diversity, and more in the latest Race & Justice Newsletter.