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39 Percent of Prisoners Should Not Be In Prison

Bobby Rodrigo
For the past year, President-elect Donald Trump campaigned on “law and order,” stating at the Republican National Convention that under a Trump presidency, “safety would be restored.”
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(Video) National Association of Black Journalists and the ABA talk Black Lives Matter, Voting Rights and Criminal Justice Reform

Bobby Rodrigo
This dynamic group shared how journalists and criminal justice pracitioners can work together to provide well informed coverage of criminal justice issues.
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(Video) Seeking Justice: The Biggest Prison System in History is in the United States – The Empire FIles

Bobby Rodrigo
The United States has 2,200,000 people in jail and over 7,000,000 people in the prison, court and probation system. More total people and the highest
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Voters to Decide Whether Ohio Will Become First Midwest State to Legalize Pot

Bobby Rodrigo
#Ohio will vote on a constitutional amendment to legalize marijuana in November, state officials announced Wednesday. If the measure passes, Ohio would become the fifth