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Tony Perkins Makes Case for Criminal Justice Reform in Louisiana

| April 20, 2017

Criminal justice reform could improve public safety while saving Louisiana hundreds of millions of dollars. That was the message delivered at Tuesday's breakfast briefing jointly hosted by Right on Crime, Smart on Crime Louisiana, U.S. Justice Action Network, and the Pelican Institute for Public Policy. The participating organizations all work to promote data-driven, fiscally-sound solutions to criminal justice reform. The event was held for legislators and business leaders. With over one hundred people in...

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