National Football League Backs Justice Reform Bill

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The National Football League, amid the controversy over whether players should take a knee during the national anthem, is throwing its weight behind another cause in the debate over racial inequality: criminal justice reform. An NFL spokesman said that the league is endorsing a bill to reduce mandatory minimum sentences for low-level drug offenders, eliminate “three-strike” provisions that require life sentences and give judges more latitude to reduce sentences for low-level crimes, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!