Reducing the Prison Population

Panelists spoke about a report on the rising prison population, ways to reduce prison populations and potential reforms in the criminal… read more

Panelists spoke about a report on the rising prison population, ways to reduce prison populations and potential reforms in the criminal justice system. Among the issues they addressed were sentencing guidelines and procedures, lengths of stay in prison for technical parole and probation violations, and potential alternatives to prison time. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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Reducing the Prison Population

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Program ID:
202387-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 19, 2007
Last Aired:
Nov 27, 2007

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  • Nov 19, 2007 | 9:32am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 19, 2007 | 11:55pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 20, 2007 | 4:51pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 2007 | 3:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
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