A ‘Common-Sense’ Correction to California’s Prop 47?

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Politics will never exist without spin doctors. Yet, as cynical as our political system has become, recent California ballot measures sold to the public as “public safety” measures have gone beyond the pale.

Nearly every soft-on-crime law enacted in the last half decade included the words “safe” or “safety” in the description. No two better examples exist than Propositions 47 and 57.

In California, Prop 47 advocates called it the “Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!