Sentencing Guidelines The panelists discussed sentencing guidelines and the U.S. criminal justice system. They examined whether the goals established by Congress… read more

Sentencing Guidelines The panelists discussed sentencing guidelines and the U.S. criminal justice system. They examined whether the goals established by Congress in enacting the Sentencing Reform Act of 1994 for the elimination of sentencing disparities have been achieved. Some panelists criticized the sentencing guidelines as skewed against black defendants. After their prepared remarks, the panelists took questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
80139-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 08, 1997 | 2:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 11, 1997 | 11:53am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 08, 1997 | 2:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 1997 | 6:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 10, 1997 | 4:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 11, 1997 | 11:53am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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