America’s New Drug Policy Landscape
April 02, 2014
April 2, 2014 - As the debate over drug policy reaches the national level, 67% of Americans say that the government should focus more on providing treatment for...
Eye on the Courts: 23 to Life For a DUI
August 05, 2013
There was a time when DUI convictions even for accidents that caused the deaths of innocents were given small prison terms, virtual slaps on the wrist. One of...
California: Second Chance for Youth Offenders
September 09, 2013
SACRAMENTO, Sept. 6, 2013 - The California Assembly approved a bill on September 6, 2013, that offers hope and a meaningful opportunity of parole for over 5,000...
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Iowa's prison population expected to keep expanding
December 01, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com The forecast by the Iowa Division of Criminal and Juvenile Justice Planning says most of the growth is expected to stem from lengthy sentences for sex offenders and violent offenders serving mandatory minimum prison terms ...
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