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Missouri News: DOJ, Continued Increase in Federal Regional Violent Crime Prosecutions

ST LOUIS, MO – The United States Attorney’s Office will prosecute aggressively violent criminals and drug dealers.  Federal prosecution is a powerful tool in the fight to reduce violent crime.  At least 85% of federal sentences must be served; there is no parole in the federal system.  None.  Sentences are served in prisons far from … Continue reading Missouri News: DOJ, Continued Increase in Federal Regional Violent Crime Prosecutions

Task force on marijuana law offers little on new policies

AG Sessions offers little on new policies relating to marijuana law WASHINGTON/August 5, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The betting was that law-and-order Attorney General Jeff Sessions would come out against the legalized marijuana industry with guns blazing. But the task force Sessions assembled to find the best legal strategy is giving him no ammunition, according to … Continue reading Task force on marijuana law offers little on new policies