Sentencing Commission Comments on Proposed Priorities for 2018-2019 Amendment Cycle

The ACLU joined The Leadership Conference, The Sentencing Project, Human Rights Watch and Drug Policy Alliance in comments to the U.S. Sentencing Commission, focusing on the specific areas where we believe the Sentencing Commission can improve the fairness and proportionality of the Guidelines, promote individualized review of specific offense conduct, and mitigate excessively punitive provisions that promote racial disparities in sentencing that also fuel mass incarceration.

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