Mandatory minimum sentencing is one of the worse laws ever passed.
If it’s true that blacks’ sentences are 20% longer than whites guilty of the same crimes, then Holder is right.
posted on 04/06/2013 5:43:47 PM PDT
by Terry Mross
(This country will fail to exist in my lifetime. And I'm gettin' up there in age.)
To: Terry Mross; All
Between 1976-2005, per DOJ statistics, blacks comprised 12% of the population yet were responsible for 52.2% of all homicides committed.
posted on 04/06/2013 5:55:35 PM PDT
by Red in Blue PA
(When Injustice becomes Law, Resistance Becomes Duty.-Thomas Jefferson)
To: Terry Mross
It got rid of childhood issues.
The reason blacks are in the system 20% longer is recidivism due to violation of parol.
posted on 04/06/2013 6:01:12 PM PDT
(Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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