Black Imprisonment Rate in U.S. Has Been Declining

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Hillary Clinton has been criticized for supporting the 1994 federal crime law, which critics charge is fueling mass incarceration of African Americans. Defenders of the law, including Bill Clinton, maintain that it was a necessary response to rising violent crime and that it had support from black voters and elected officials.

Actually, the African-American imprisonment rate has been declining for many years, Stanford psychiatry Prof. Keith Humphreys Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!