Oklahoma Enacts Package of Criminal Reform Laws

By Christopher Zoukis On April 26, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed a package of seven new criminal reform measures into law; they were intended to, without lessening public safety, reduce overcrowding in the state’s prisons (now running at 112% of capacity, not counting about 1,150 prison inmates diverted to county jails). Without the just-signed changes, […]

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Lawsuit Challenges NJ Bail Reform Law

He’s probably not the first name you’d think of when hearing a celebrity is taking a stand against a New Jersey criminal law, bur cable-channel reality star Duane Chapman, better known as “Dog the Bounty Hunter,” was recently on the steps of the federal courthouse in Trenton, NJ, decrying what he sees as the evil […]

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