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drug reform

Obama Commutes Sentences For 95 People, Pardons Two: White House

Obama also working with lawmakers on reforms of the criminal justice system, to reduce number of people serving long sentences for non-violent drug crimes.

December 18, 2015

Clinton Calls For Drug Sentencing Reforms, End To Racial Profiling

“We’re talking about two forms of the same drug,” Clinton said. “It makes no sense to treat them differently.”

October 30, 2015

A Nation Divided, With Liberty And Justice For Some

It swallowed people up. That’s what it really did, if you want to know the truth. It swallowed them up whole, swallowed them up by the millions. In the process, it hollowed out communities, broke families, stranded hope. Politicians brayed that they were being “tough on crime” — as if anyone is really in favor […]

April 28, 2014