Archive for the 'Criminal Justice' Category

Sentencing Crack-down

An editorial in the Washington Post applauds new guidelines drafted by the U.S. Sentencing Commission for offenses related to possession of crack cocaine. These more ...

Crime Statistics: Regular or Unleaded

On Sunday, 8 July 2007, the Washington Post reports that decreasing crime rates may be the result of lowered lead levels. The theory offered by the ...