SQ780 Goes Retro – Resentencing Bill Advance

The voters of Oklahoma have recently been leading the legislature on a few issues. One such matter is on criminal justice reform. Too many lawmakers have fallen for the intimidation from prosecutors and private prison lobbyists who suggest that the next election cycle will feature 3rd party expenditures claiming that the incumbent is 'soft on crime'.    But two lawmakers are willing to face down this intimidation. Majority floor leader Jon Echols is working with Democrat... Read the full article at Oklahoma's Political News service, www.SoonerPolitics.org .