Courts can handle mandatory sentencing because of the influx of cases that have to be heard. One way of streamlining the legal system is to have mandatory sentencing instead of continuances and abeyance from the substance of the case. Mandatory sentencing should be handled carefully only on misdemeanor legal simple cases
Every one is different, and every crime is different. Not all crimes are made equally, and sentencing people to mandatory sentences for minuscule offenses is an injustice. We need to stop feeding the prison-industrial complex and stop mandatory sentencing, and other various harsh penalties like the death penalty. Let's be human for once.