Ben Jealous on Crime
Diversion to shrink prison population 30%
Criminal Justice: Felon voting rights rules & how to address prison population.
Hogan: Supported Justice Reinvestment Act to reduce incarceration for nonviolent criminals. Recently proposed harsher sentencing requirements.
Jealous: Wants to shrink prison population 30% through additional diversion of nonviolent offenders & increasing violence intervention programs, while increasing budget of homicide police.
Source: 2018 CampusElect.org Issue Guide on Maryland Governor race
, Nov 1, 2018
Smart-on-crime policies that create a just system for all
Our current criminal justice system is wasteful, inefficient, and makes us less safe.
We must implement smart-on-crime policies that ensure safety and prosperity while creating a just system for all.
Source: 2018 Maryland Gubernatorial campaign website, BenJealous.com
, Jun 26, 2018
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