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When Eric Holder announced recently that he is pursuing an ambitious package of sentencing reforms, including proposals to reduce “mandatory minimum” sentences, there was a widespread sense it could attract broad bipartisan support. The thinking was that agreement cuts across party lines that our decades-long experiment in mass incarceration has been a huge policy failure. […]

Attorney General Eric Holder rolls out a new push to reform mandatory minimum sentencing.

Barack Obama should not undermine laws legalizing pot in Colorado and Washington State.