18th Jul 2014

The Drug Minus Two amendment will be retroactive, but no resulting sentence reductions will take effect before Nov. 1, 2015. more

25th Jun 2014

The DOJ proposed making “drug minus two” retroactive for only about half of otherwise eligible inmates. more

28th Apr 2014

The DOJ announced it would encourage federal inmates who meet six criteria to apply to have their sentences reduced. What can we hope for? more

27th Mar 2014

The Federal BOP compassionate release policy is a good mechanism for relieving prison overcrowding – that is, it would be if it were implemented well. more