TNMThe fight against mandatory minimum sentencing, the ugly head of which was recently raised again by the introduction of SB 1342 (derailed, at least for now), has been taken up by The Next Movement, which comprises a diverse group of justice advocates who see mass incarceration as a key human rights issue. They urge that we continue to reach out to our state legislators and urge them to vote against “whatever future form SB 1342 takes.”

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