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Letter: Commutation Petition of Weldon Angelos
Letter: Smarter Sentencing Act
On September 17, The Constitution Project wrote Senators Durbin and Lee in support of the Smarter Sentencing Act (S.1410). The bill provides much-needed reform to our archaic drug sentencing polices by giving federal judges more discretion in sentencing those convicted of non-violent offenses.
Letter to The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr. in support of efforts to reform mandatory minimums
TCP Joins Coalition Letter in Support of the Smarter Sentencing Act of 2013 (S.1410)
Letter to U.S House of Representative Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Regarding Hearing on U.S. Sentencing Commission and Federal Sentencing Guidelines
Urging Congress to resist calls to abolish the USSC, to avoid taking steps to curtail its jurisdiction, and to oppose any efforts to increase undue rigidity in federal sentencing.
Letter to U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Regarding Congressional Response to U.S. v. Booker Decision
Urging Congress to exercise caution before responding to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in U.S. v. Booker to determine its affect on the Federal Sentencing Guidelines.
Letter to U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Regarding Congressional Response to U.S. v. Booker Decision
Urging Congress to exercise caution before responding to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in U.S. v. Booker to determine its affect on the Federal Sentencing Guidelines.
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