All posts tagged "Drug Crimes"
Sessions Undermines Bipartisan Push for Criminal Justice Reform
Sessions recently called on prosecutors to pursue the strictest sentences--even for non-violent offenders.
Obama Grants Clemency to 231 Prisoners; Most Ever in a Single Day
78 of the convicts were pardoned, 153 had their sentences commuted.
New Study Finds Marijuana Arrests Outnumber Those for Violent Crimes
A new report from the ACLU and Human Rights Watch sheds light on drug-related arrests.
Philippine President Duterte Threatens to Leave U.N., Calling it Useless
The president lashed out at his critics on Sunday night.
First Pregnant Woman Arrested Under Controversial Tennessee Law
Mallory Loyola became the first pregnant woman to be arrested and charged with assault on her fetus under...
Are We Nearing the End of Failed Mandatory Minimum Sentences?
Keeping non violent criminals incarcerated for decades leads to overcrowded conditions and billions of taxpayer dollars. The mandatory...