Obviously, we are just warehousing a lot of people who either need to be put to death or to be rehabilitated and given some skills for the outside world so they do not come back once they are out. The situations most of them find themselves in are only set up to anger and frustrate them and leave them unable to function in the outside world.
This bill allows judges to impose sentences below the mandatory minimum.
Furthermore, this bill will also allow judges to send people convicted of possessing less than a gram of drugs to go to probation rather than prison.
This bill will get rid of habitual offender law in all states using it.