Tagged With Sentencing Reform

3 Penn State frat brothers were given rare jail sentences in a 2017 hazing case


Cyntoia Brown, a trafficking victim jailed for killing a man using her for sex, was granted clemency following a social-media campaign. Here's everything you need to know.


The criminal-justice reform bill Trump just backed might already be in jeopardy — here are some of the GOPers who have come out against it



Trump's support of a major sentencing reform bill sparks rare moment of bipartisan hope — but advocates warn the bill has a long way to go


This 1980s-era letter from Jeff Sessions is a peek into his scorched-earth crime-fighting policies


9 former presidents write open letter urging Obama to commute sentences of more low-level drug offenders



Obama is approving hardly any clemency requests from the fastest growing group in prison


This 'peacenik Deadhead' was set to die behind bars -- until Obama granted him clemency


California drastically reduced its prison population, and crime didn't skyrocket the way critics thought it might