Sign up for the MSNBC newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

Let our news meet your inbox

MHP

Changing course on drug sentencing

copied!

President Obama took the wheel this week and began turning it away from nearly three decades of U.S. policy on drug sentencing, which resulted in an explosion in the federal prison population. Glenn Martin, Dafna Linzer, Judith Browne Dianis and Raul Reyes take a look at changes in clemency guidelines proposed by the Obama administration.Apr.26.2014

BEST OF MSNBC

Play All