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FAMM: Reforms in New Massachusetts Criminal Justice Bill Going in the Right Direction

Monday, March 26, 2018

Contact: Rabiah Burks rburks@famm.org 202.822.6700 FAMM: Reforms in New Massachusetts Criminal Justice Bill Going in the Right Direction WASHINGTON – On March 23, Massachusetts House and Senate members of a conference committee released their agreed-upon version of S. 2371, a comprehensive criminal justice reform bill. If passed, the bill would repeal some of the state’s mandatory minimum sentences for low-level … Read More

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FAMM VP Comments on Release of 2015 FBI National Crime Report

Monday, September 26, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lani Prunés lprunes@famm.org 202.621.5066   WASHINGTON, DC ­ – FAMM Vice President Kevin Ring released the following statement in response to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report for 2015, which revealed an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime: “There’s a lot we don’t know about these disturbing numbers, but … Read More

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