Criminal justice reform should be a top issue for Florida lawmakers. The candidates below have pledged to prioritizing criminal justice reforms by supporting policies that focus on successful rehabilitation and reentry, eliminate criminalization of poverty, reduce prison and jail populations and erase racial disparities within the criminal justice system.
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- Support policies that encourage rehabilitation and reduce recidivism by promoting programs that help ensure successful reentry into society after release from prison.
- Support reforms that change existing laws that disproportionately impact low-income Floridians within the criminal justice system.
- Support reforms that can safely reduce Florida’s prison and jail populations.
- Support reforms that reduce racial disparities within the criminal justice system.
Name and party
Merrillee Malwitz-Jipson (NPA)