Conservative group advocates sentencing reform

Post Date: August 6, 2013

(The Daily Caller – Greg Newburn quoted) — A major conservative policy organization has endorsed criminal justice reform, lending further bipartisan support to a bill in Congress that would lessen mandatory minimum sentencing for nonviolent offenses. The American Legislative Exchange Council, a free-market advocacy group that works with legislators and businesses to craft model legislation, gave its approval to the Justice Safety Valve Act on Monday. Read more