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The Federal Prison Population Buildup: Overview, Policy Changes, Issues, and Options – CRS Report R42937

The Federal Prison Population Buildup: Overview, Policy Changes, Issues, and Options – CRS Report R42937

Since the early 1980s, there has been a historically unprecedented increase in the federal prison population. Some of the growth is attributable to changes in federal criminal justice policy during the previous three decades. An issue before Congress is whether policymakers consider the rate of growth in the federal prison population sustainable, and if not, […]

“Thank you note from Mexican drug cartels”

“Thank you note from Mexican drug cartels”

“Joaquin Guzman Loera: Net Worth $1 Billion As of March 2012,” Forbes “The World’s Billionaires: #701 Joaquin Guzman Loera,” Forbes, March 11, 2009 HT Kids Prefer Cheese Why Legalize Drugs? We believe that drug prohibition is the true cause of much of the social and personal damage that has historically been attributed to drug use. […]

The Constitution of the United States, Article. I. Section. 9. Limits on Congress

The Constitution of the United States, Article. I. Section. 9. Limits on Congress

The United States Constitution Article. I. (The Legislative Branch) Section. 9. (Limits on Congress) Note: Article I, section 9, of the Constitution was modified by amendment 16. The Migration or Importation of such Persons as any of the States now existing shall think proper to admit, shall not be prohibited by the Congress prior to […]