SB-0516: Criminal Justice Reform Separate Gang Enhancements

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Skinner
Status: Alive
AAP-CA Position: Support
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Supported by the  California  Youth  Justice Coalition, this bill would require that arguments  regarding  gang  enhancements in sentencing would be made  separate from  arguments regarding the underlying crime, thereby reducing racial and other biases in consideration of the underlying crime.

 

Download AAP Positional Letter: SB 516 Skinner Public Safety-2