Nebraska LB 60 could be problematic

Reporter John Chapman of Omaha television station WOWT-TV looks at LB 60, which will have a hearing this week. The Nebraska Legislature‚Äôs Judiciary Committee will meet later this week to discuss a bill that, in part, would require registered sex offenders who live with children to prove that they are not a threat to theContinue reading “Nebraska LB 60 could be problematic”

Marshall Project looks at party platform statements on criminal justice

The Marshall Project breaks down the Republican and Democratic Party platform positions on criminal justice. The Republican Party approved its platform this week, and Democrats will approve theirs during their upcoming convention. Platforms are not binding on candidates, but they distill a consensus of the forces within the party at this point in history. ReadContinue reading “Marshall Project looks at party platform statements on criminal justice”