Module 3. Readings

Sentencing | Legal Information Institute

Sentencing Laws and How They Contribute to Mass Incarceration | Brennan Center for Justice

I sentenced criminals to hundreds more years than I wanted to. I had no choice | Washington Post 

Mandatory Minimums and Sentencing Reform | Criminal Justice Policy Foundation

The impact of mandatory minimum penalties in federal sentencing | Judicature

Jury Nullification


Required to Review the Video on Three Strikes Laws posted below. Additional helpful, recommended videos are posted here.


Selected Reading


Mandatory sentencing was once America’s law-and-order panacea. Here’s why it’s not working. | Families Against Mandatory Minimums

Mandatory sentencing was once America’s law-and-order panacea. Here’s why it’s not working.