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National Criminal Justice Commission Act

Recidivism Rates Don't Snitch on Repeat Offenders

Chandra Bozelko | Posted 11.18.2015 | Crime
Chandra Bozelko

I would say in not passing the Criminal Justice Commission Act before other reform bills like the Sentence Reform and Corrections Act, we put the cart before the horse but, since we are releasing thousands of people from federal prisons right now, the horse isn't around anymore.

He Needed More Time

Chandra Bozelko | Posted 10.20.2015 | Crime
Chandra Bozelko

We don't give Jim Webb enough credit. He started this whole criminal justice reform movement. If only we had given him more time.

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Senator Pushes Criminal Justice Reform Bill After Baltimore Riots

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 04.30.2015 | Politics

Sen. Gary Peters (D-Mich.) introduced a bill Tuesday that he said would be a preliminary step towards overhauling the criminal justice system in the w...

Mike Sacks

Republicans Stymie Jim Webb's Criminal Justice Overhaul

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Sacks | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jim Webb's effort to reform criminal justice in the United States has once again been blocked in the Senate. On Thursday aftern...

Mike Sacks

Commission For Major Criminal Justice Overhaul Back On Track In Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Sacks | Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jim Webb (D-Va.) on Monday afternoon offered his National Criminal Justice Commission Act as an amendment to a major appropriations...