U.S. likes its prisons
The U.S. has "5 percent of the world’s population, 25 percent of the world’s known prison population."
"Eighty-five percent of the states in the United States that had electrocution have now abolished it."
Herring voted against changing sentencing procedures
"Mark Herring voted to allow sex offenders, including rapists, to serve shorter sentences."
He's worried about "felony creep"
On restoring voting rights to non-violent felons.
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