End Mass Criminalization

End Mass Criminalization focuses on mass incarceration, war on drugs, harm reduction, privatization of prisons, school to prison pipeline, restoration of voting rights

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07-08-2013 End Mass Criminalization

Updated a long time ago.

Listen to the call as they discuss the federal government's position in a recently decided 6th Circuit case ruling that the Fair Sentencing Act of 2010 is retroactive, meaning that people sentenced in federal court to the old crack cocaine mandatory minimums would be resentenced; the restoration of voting rights in Virginia along with a report on the racial impact to the African-American population with reclassification of burglary, breaking and entering and statutory burglary as "violent" crimes for purposes of rights restoration; plus endorsement of legislation, state reports, possible actions, and the letter drop being planned.