Senate Passes Criminal Justice Bill

Headline Roundup December 19th, 2018

The U.S. Senate has passed the First Step Act to address concerns that America locks up too many people for non-violent crimes.

Senate Passes Criminal Justice Bill

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While it does not go as far as proponents would like, the bill is the most sweeping prison reform agreement that Congress has passed in decades.

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The Senate passed a sweeping criminal justice bill Tuesday that addresses concerns that the nation's war on drugs had led to the imprisonment of too many Americans for non-violent crimes without adequately preparing them for their return to society.

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The US Senate has passed a sweeping criminal justice reform bill seeking to address concerns that the US locks up too many of its citizens.

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