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Three-strikes law

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In the United States, habitual offender laws are statutes enacted by state governments which ... The three-strikes law significantly increases the prison sentences of persons convicted of a felony w...

Prison Law - HG.org

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Prison Laws, or Prisoners' Rights Laws, derive from both federal and state law sources and govern the establishment and administration of prisons and the ...

Rights of Inmates - FindLaw

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FindLaw » Learn About The Law » Civil Rights » Other Constitutional Rights » Rights ... If you have a family member or friend who is in prison or jail, you should know ... Example: A federal court in the District of Columbia found prison officials  ...

Prisons and Jail Standards | The National PREA Resource Center

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Standards for Prisons and Jails. § 115.5 General definitions. For purposes of this part, the term—. Agency means the unit of a State, local, corporate, or nonprofit ...

The Jailhouse Lawyer's Handbook - Center for Constitutional Rights

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Glick, the Prison Law Collective, the Jailhouse Manual Collective and Angus Love. And special thanks to. Alissa Hull and John Boston for significant work on the ...

Too many laws, too many prisoners | The Economist

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Jul 22, 2010 ... Since no politician wants to be tarred as soft on crime, such laws, mandating ... Had I the authority, I would send you to jail for no more than one ...

Prisoners' Rights | American Civil Liberties Union

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The National Prison Project is dedicated to ensuring that our nation's prisons, jails, and detention centers comply with the Constitution, domestic law, and human ...

Laws on Children Residing with Parents in Prison

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Algeria. Algerian Law No. 04-05 of 2005, which deals with prison organization and the social reintegration of prisoners, contains provisions related to prisoners  ...

Prison reform: Releasing only nonviolent offenders won't get you ...

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Mar 4, 2015 ... Everyone wants to reduce America's prison population. ... prison sentences shorter, by loosening mandatory minimum laws and giving judges ...

Gun Mandatory Minimum Sentences

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The law requires that these mandatory prison terms be served back-to-back (i.e., consecutively, not concurrently) with each other and with any other punishment ...

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Corrections Law for Jails, Prisons and Detention Facilities

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AELE Library of Case Summaries from the. Jail and prisoner Law Bulletin Corrections Law for Jails, Prisons and Detention Facilities ...

Prisoners' rights | Wex Legal Dictionary / Encyclopedia | LII / Legal ...

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Prisons and Prisoner's rights: an overviewFederal and state laws govern the ... Clause of the 14th Amendment has been held to apply to prison inmates.

FEDERAL Laws & Penalties - NORML.org - Working to Reform ...

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Marijuana possession remains a federal offense, and the federal law applies to offenses ... Possession of marijuana is punishable by up to one year in jail and a  ...