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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sessions ends Obama-era leniency on sentencing, infuriating civil rights groups | Fox News

Sessions ends Obama-era leniency on sentencing, infuriating civil rights groups | Fox News:

Image result for flickr commons images Scales of Justice"“We will enforce the laws passed by Congress pure and simple,” he said at an awards ceremony in Washington D.C, adding that prosecutors deserved to be “unhandcuffed and not micro-managed from Washington.”

“This is a key part of President Trump’s promise to keep America safe,” Sessions said. “We’re seeing an increase in violent crime in our cities – in Baltimore, Chicago, Memphis, Milwaukee, St. Louis and many others.  The murder rate has surged 10 percent nationwide – the largest increase since 1968.”"