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Sep 21

Federal Criminal Sentencing: Where Are We and Where Do We Go Next?

Location: The Heritage Foundation's Lehrman Auditorium

Federal criminal sentencing policy now, more than ever, is the subject of substantial public debate. Incarceration rates are up and violent crime rates are down - suggesting that our incarceration policies are a success. Yet, a recent report by the American Bar Association is critical of government policy as overly onerous. Meanwhile, Congress and the Courts are in a tug-of-war over which branch controls sentencing policy. Join us for an informative debate on the status of federal criminal sentencing policy.

More About the Speakers

The Honorable Tom Feeney (R-FL)
Member, U.S. House of Representatives

The Honorable James Comey
Deputy Attorney General,
U.S. Department of Justice

The Honorable John Steer
Commissioner,
U.S. Sentencing Commission

Margaret Love, Esq.
Reporter for the American Bar Association's Justice Kennedy Commission

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