Tag Archives: criminal justice

To Reduce Prison Costs, Scrap Mandatory Minimum Sentencing for Drug Crimes

As it appears we are about to have a statewide debate about how to address the exploding cost of corrections, it’s important to keep in mind what’s actually driving the growth in the prison population. From the PA ACLU blog:

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Lead Abatement is Crime Reduction

Kevin Drum says lead abatement is a key criminal justice tool:

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