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Criminal Justice | Fair Sentencing

Reforming California's "Three Strikes" Policy

At the time it was enacted in 1994, California’s “Three Strikes and You’re Out” law, was widely considered to be the harshest sentencing law in the United States. Thousands of people have been sentenced to life in prison for minor crimes like simple drug possession and petty theft.

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Criminal Justice | Fair Sentencing

United States v. Blewett

On Wednesday, October 9, 2013, the full (en banc) United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit heard oral arguments in U.S. v....More

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