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Chipping Away at Crack Sentencing Disparity
The first step toward eliminating the much-reviled 100-to-one crack-to-powder-cocaine sentencing scheme will take effect tomorrow, Nov. 1.
"...The first step toward eliminating the much-reviled 100-to-1 crack-to-powder-cocaine sentencing scheme will take effect tomorrow, Nov. 1, when federal..."

Oct. 31, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness: A Victory for Proportional Sentencing
The House Judiciary Committee has voted to end the disparity between sentences for crack and powder cocaine
"...by federal judges, especially those on the United States Sentencing Commission, members of the House Judiciary Committee on July..."

Aug. 14, 2009 News Column by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness: Federal Sentencing Law Up for (Watered-Down) Reform
Senate committee passes compromise bill on sentencing disparity
"...After years of discussion and hand-wringing, a U.S. Senate committee on March 11..."

March 19, 2010 News Column by Jordan Smith

Mandatory-Minimum Sentencing Criticized, Even by Judges
"...Thanks in part to draconian mandatory-minimum sentencing and insufficiently flexible federal sentencing guidelines, our nation's prisons..."

Aug. 22, 2003 Postmarks

Reefer Madness: A Crack at Correcting Sentencing Disparity
New law may indicate course change for drug sentencing
"...was codified, federal lawmakers have finally undone the 100-to-1 sentencing disparity between crack and powder cocaine. And without delay,..."

Aug. 20, 2010 News Column by Jordan Smith

Adiós! Don't Let the Door ...
A Quick Roundup of the Best and the Worst of the 78th Lege
"...bills passed (or failed to pass) in the final hours. All bills enacted by the Legislature remain subject to..."

June 6, 2003 News Feature

Talkin' Crack With AG Michael Mukasey
"...According to U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey, cities across the country will..."

Jan. 28, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Reefer Roundup: 6/3/11
Your dose of drug war news
"...bills, Attorney General Eric Holder supports making new crack sentencing law retroactive, and a bunch of international honchos say..."

June 3, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness: Drug Laws Are So Fifties
Advocacy group calls for a return to the Seventies on sentencing
"...sentences to punish, and supposedly deter, drug crimes. The U.S. first tried this approach in dealing with the "drug..."

Oct. 17, 2008 News Column by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness
The odd logic behind federal sentencing guidelines
"...in a case styled United States v. Booker, the U.S. Supreme Court made a revelatory ruling: Federal sentencing guidelines,..."

Oct. 26, 2007 News Column by Jordan Smith

Doing 25 to Life
U.S. Sentencing Commission in Austin to consider testimony on impact of 1984 sentencing reform law
"...It's the 25th anniversary of the federal Sentencing Reform Act of 1984, do you know where your..."

Nov. 19, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness
Feds ease harsh penalties on crack defendants
"...The first step toward eliminating the much-reviled 100-to-1 crack-to-powder-cocaine sentencing scheme took effect Nov. 1, with federal sentencing guidelines..."

Nov. 9, 2007 News Column by Jordan Smith

Judges Seek Alternatives to Incarceration
A review of federal sentencing guidelines reveals room for improvement
"...At a meeting of the U.S. Sentencing Commission last week, Judge William K. Sessions III..."

Nov. 27, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness
Convicted drug felons slated for early release this week under new crack-cocaine guidelines
"...Thanks to long-awaited changes to federal crack-cocaine sentencing guidelines, adopted last year by the U.S. Sentencing Commission..."

March 7, 2008 News Column by Jordan Smith

Reefer Roundup: 7/4/11
Your patriotic drug news roundup
"...profits for drug cartels who fund violence along the U.S.-Mexico border," he told the Christian Science Monitor. Of course,..."

July 4, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness: Closing the Crack-Cocaine Gap
U.S. Sentencing Commission votes to close disparate gap between federal sentencing guidelines related to crack and powder cocaine
"...The U.S. Sentencing Commission has voted to close the widely disparate..."

June 15, 2007 News Column by Jordan Smith

Thinking About Alternatives to Incarceration
The U.S. Sentencing Commission has decided its finally time to think about how to keep people out of prison
"...The U.S. Sentencing Commission has signaled that it will consider alternatives..."

Sept. 17, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked City
"...Despite Austin Community College's financial troubles, the school's Business..."

April 5, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Fixing Criminal Justice
Should the feds try to fix a broken system?
"...limits on what is up for consideration? That's the question before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee tomorrow when they're..."

Dec. 2, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Obama on Crack
Obama says he supports eliminating the 100-to-1 crack sentencing disparity
"...Obama supports the adoption of a one-to-one crack-to-powder cocaine sentencing scheme, Assistant Attorney General Lanny Breuer told a Congressional..."

April 29, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Criminal Justice Reform Heads to Senate Floor
Commission would conduct full review of nation's criminal justice system
"...Roughly 10 months after it was introduced in the U.S. Senate, the Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2009 on..."

Jan. 22, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Cops Say Legalize It
New report from drug-reform cops with the group Law Enforcement Against Prohibition says the time is right to legalize -- and regulate -- drugs
"...and a loss of millions of dollars for the U.S. economy...."

Dec. 2, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

A Young Man on Death Row
Juvenile offender Randy Arroyo's case puts Texas's execution factory on trial.
"...How does a 17-year-old kid who hasn't shot or..."

Jan. 10, 2003 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...primary. No, we don't know what Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst meant about the "Iranian cabdriver." Yes, Iranian-Americans have demanded..."

Oct. 10, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Racial Fairness in the Criminal Justice System
Activists, academics, advocates gather at Columbia to address issue of racial fairness in criminal justice system
"...spring, in capital murder case McCleskey v. Kemp, the U.S. Supreme Court was called on to address racial disparity..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

Reefer Madness
Prospects look good for Criminal Justice Commission
"...roughly 10 months after it was introduced in the U.S. Senate, the National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2009..."

Feb. 5, 2010 News Column by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Quote of the Week"Oh Moses, you stubborn, splendid adorable..."

July 1, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Fairness, Consistency, Safety
Rosemary Lehmberg defends her record
"...so when I got full-time funding she was, of course, the perfect choice for that. And so we have..."

Jan. 20, 2012 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• No smoking, for bars or cars: Today (Thursday), Sept. 1, a ban on smoking in most Austin..."

Sept. 2, 2005 News Feature

Smart Enough to Die
In 2002, the Supreme Court banned the death penalty for mentally retarded defendants. Still, Texas finds a way.
"...home. Claire locked the door behind Ches­ter; after trying unsuccessfully to re-enter the home, Chester fled the scene...."

April 19, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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