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Concerns for Recent Louisiana Reform Implementation Seem Unwarranted

| December 13, 2017

The recent implementation of one of Louisiana’s Justice Reinvestment reform measures providing for nominal early releases for non-violent offenders was initially met with much criticism and political posturing.  However, as was highlighted in a recent WAFB/CBS-Channel 9 story, it would seem the concerns voiced by a number of sheriffs and state elected officials was much ado about nothing.  While there have been a few individuals out of the 2,000 offenders released on the November 1 date that have quickly ...

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