Tag: criminal justice reform

Why criminal justice reforms are so important: a case study

Crime is a complex issue, but one thing is for sure: we want it to get better.The federal government is making a concerted effort to address the problem and there is growing bipartisan support for criminal justice changes.Here are some key takeaways from a recent investigation by National Geographic.First,...

What to know about the criminal justice system and the death penalty

In recent years, a number of state legislatures have considered or passed bills to reform the criminal process, and a new report suggests that many of those bills will be adopted as part of a broader package of legislation to reform America’s criminal justice systems.While the bill’s goals are...