Grassley, Durbin Reintroduce Sentencing Reform

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A bipartisan group of senators has reintroduced the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2017 to "recalibrate" prison sentences for nonviolent drug offenders and target violent and career criminals.  The legislation would allow  more judicial discretion at sentencing for offenders with minimal criminal histories and help inmates successfully reenter society, while tightening penalties for violent criminals and preserving key prosecutorial tools . . .

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