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Criminal Justice Reform Continues with the Passing of #EquityAndJustice Bills

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While the Obama administration began to make great strides, attempts and progress with Criminal Justice Reform on a federal level, this current administration lead by Donald J. Trump and the Attorney General Jeff Sessions has halted and almost silenced the push for Criminal Justice Reform.

However, California state senators Holly Mitchell and Ricardo Lara along with local and state community coalitions and organizations we’re not distracted and recently passed several bills known as #EquityAndJustice, a package of bills geared at Criminal Justice Reform to establish justice, community safety and rehabilitation. The reform is for California’s juvenile and the adult justice systems.

To continue reading click here. This story was written By Niele Anderson for the Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper.

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