Daily Archives: March 20, 2009

Families Against Mandatory Minimums – Bills in Congress

The mandatory minimum drug sentencing laws require judges to hand down sentences based on type of drug, quantity of drug, and prior convictions while disallowing a judge to consider culpability, the offender’s actual role, motivation, and other mitigating circumstances. If … Continue reading

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