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Resource ID: #13781
Subject: Criminal Justice System
Source: Washington Post



A decade after the federal sentencing system was overhauled, the basic promise and premise of the reform has not been realized. The system meant to ensure uniformity and fairness instead is riddled with inconsistencies and subject to manipulation by federal prosecutors. The Washington Post investigates how those disparities mean neither victims nor defendants are assured of equal treatment. (Oct. 6-10, 1996)

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