What’s New in Criminal Justice Reform

  • Marc Levin Testifies on Criminal Justice Reform Successes in Tennessee

    Posted in Prisons, ROC Blog, Video: September 17, 2014 by David Reaboi

    Right on Crime Policy Director Marc Levin testified at a Tennessee State Senate hearing entitled, “Criminal Justice Reform: What Other States Have Done.” He described the successful efforts in states like Texas, South Carolina and Georgia, where criminal justice reform enhanced public safety and helped cut costs at the same time. Also providing expert testimony […]

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  • Craig DeRoche on Michigan’s Disproportionate Sentencing in the Detroit News

    Posted in Michigan, ROC Blog: September 5, 2014 by David Reaboi

    Writing in the Detroit News, president of Justice Fellowship, former speaker of the House in Michigan, and Right on Crime signatory Craig DeRoche tackles his home state’s record on disproportionate sentencing. He writes, the forcible deprivation of liberty through incarceration is an awesome state power that is vulnerable to misuse, threatening the republican values that […]

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