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California Legal professional Basic Urges Congress to Additional Tackle Historic Drug Sentencing Inequities by Amending the First Step Act – Issues Resentencing Aid to All People Convicted of Low-Degree Crack Cocaine Offenses

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Joins a bipartisan coalition of 25 attorneys general calling on Congress to extend existing penal relief to anyone convicted of minor crack cocaine offenses Sept. 5, 2021 – OAKLAND – California Attorney General Rob Bonta joined a bipartisan coalition of 25 attorneys general last week to urge Congress to amend the First Step Act of … Read more

Nebraska attorneys reprimanded for scheme to banish from state people charged with felonies

Nebraska attorneys reprimanded for scheme to banish from state individuals charged with felonies

A district attorney and defense attorney in Nebraska were reprimanded over a Wild West-reminiscent scheme of ordering two convicted criminals to leave town and never return. On Friday, the Nebraska Supreme Court publicly reprimanded Steven Bowers, prosecutor for Custer County, and Christopher Wickham, attorney for Broken Bow, for carrying out the “banishment plan”. The Supreme … Read more