IMPORTANT SENTENCING REFORM BILLS IN 2018 FLORIDA SESSION

12/8/17 The 2018 legislative session starts next month, and this week is the last committee week…

REFORMATION OF MANDATORY MINIMUM LAWS

HEEDING THE CALL FROM FAMILIES AGAINST MANDATORY MINIMUMS FOR OFFENDERS WITH MANDATORY MINIMUM SENTENCES IN THE…

MARISSA ALEXANDER NOW

Wondering what Marissa Alexander is doing NOW?  She’s fighting and she’s only just begun. Introducing: The…

248 FEDERAL OFFENDERS SET FREE! THANK YOU PRESIDENT OBAMA!

On Wednesday, March 30, President Obama commuted the sentences of 61 federal prisoners, four of whom…

THE SLOW AND WELCOME DEATH OF MANDATORY MINIMUMS

Yesterday was an historic day for the sentencing reform movement in Florida. For the first time…

INTRODUCING THE SENTENCING REFORM AND CORRECTIONS ACT OF 2015

Molly Gill, Govt Affairs Counsel FAMM 1100 H Street NW  Suite 1000 Washington DC, 20005 (202) 822-6700…

HB 7035 GIVES JUVENILES SOMETHING TO SMILE ABOUT

Courtesy of First Coast News Keitha Nelson EDT April 25, 2014 Link to interview:  http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/politics/2014/04/25/florida-juvenile-sentencing-changes/8181889/   …

FAIR SENTENCING ACT BECOMES A REALITY

April 26, 2014 Julie Stewart President, Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM) Well Done Congress, Now Make…

Marissa Alexander’s Sentence Could Triple in ‘Warning-Shot’ Case.

Posted: March 1, 2014   The Times-Union By Larry Hannan  (904) 359-4470 Larry.hannan@jacksonville.com BOB MACK/The Times-Union The…

MARISSA ALEXANDER REMAINS FREE ON BOND

Courtesy of THE FLORIDA TIMES-UNION Posted: January 10, 2014 – 10:28am  |  Updated: January 11, 2014 – 1:00am By Larry…