Obama Administration Plans Overhaul to Cut Prison Population

Post Date: August 12, 2013

(Wall Street Journal — Mary Price interviewed) — The Obama administration plans to change the way it charges nonviolent criminals in the hopes of reducing the prisoner population, a major policy shift aimed at reversing decades of increasing incarceration. In a speech Monday to the American Bar Association, Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to unveil directives designed to lock up fewer people… Read more…