Heritage has documented dozens of overcriminalization stories, now compiled in one easy-to-use map Read More.
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Watch the story of Lawrence Lewis, and learn about the unlikely bipartisan alliance to protect Americans’ rights. Read More.
An ideal resource for Congressional staff, Heritage scholars have analyzed hundreds of bills that propose criminal law reforms – dating back to 2007. Read More.
Congress should take a fresh approach to federal criminal law and develop a coordinated set of statutes that reflect constitutional limits and division of authority between federal and state governments. Read More.