Politicians have been making and breaking campaign promises on criminal justice reform for decades. This time around isn't any different.
A study found that millions of COVID cases could have been prevented if the U.S. had managed the incarceration levels more effectively.
Finland’s recidivism rate is one of the lowest in the world, perhaps the US should take notice of this approach to true criminal justice..
President Biden campaigned heavily on justice reform. However, various justice reform groups have called out the president for his apparent lack of action.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons has a staffing crisis. To compensate for this, the BOP is paying overtime to its employees to cover these low staffing levels. How does this affect the quality of care that federal prisoners receive?
A Congressional Research Service (CRS) report outlined that while President Biden cannot deschedule marijuana on a federal level through an executive order, he can order federal agencies to treat it differently and remove it from the Controlled Substances Act.