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Criminal Justice Trends: Key Legislative Changes in Sentencing Policy, 2001–2010 (Vera Institute of Justice)

  • Organization: Vera Institute of Justice
  • Author: Adrienne Austin
  • Document Type: Report
  • Date Created: Tuesday, February 01, 2011
  • Submitted: Tuesday, February 01, 2011
  • Attachment(s): LINK

This Report by the Vera Institute reviews key legislation enacted during the 10 years spanning these two periods of reform. The information provided here highlights legislation that exemplifies trends focused on protecting public safety, holding offenders accountable, and controlling corrections costs.


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