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Monday, August 17, 2009

"Getting Smart on Crime"

The New York Times published this op-ed piece on Saturday. which Douglas Berman summarized and discussed on his excellent Sentencing Law and Policy blog. The post also usefully collects previous posts addressing similar themes--that our long-standing attraction to harsh sentences comes at substantial and likely unsustainable costs.

KC

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