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Vikrant Reddy: Overcriminalization, Overincarceration: A Conservative Response

October 28, 2013

Vikrant Reddy of the Right on Crime initiative of the Texas Public Policy Foundation discusses reasons prominent conservative political leaders are shunning the "lock 'em up and throw away the key" approach to crime and embracing a view that the nation

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Vikrant Reddy of the Right on Crime initiative of the Texas Public Policy Foundation discusses reasons prominent conservative political leaders are shunning the "lock 'em up and throw away the key" approach to crime and embracing a view that the nation has created too many crimes and too many prisoners.

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Steve Stanek (sstanek@heartland.org) is a research fellow at The Heartland Institute.
sstanek@heartland.org