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More than 40,000 nonviolent drug offenders could be released early from prison as a result of the U.S. Sentencing Commission voting to reduce their sentences.

“NewsOne Now” guest host, Mo Ivory talked with Corey Dade, Joia Jefferson Nuri and Paris Dennard discuss the impact of the ruling and how it can change the lives of many young African-Americans who are currently incarcerated for nonviolent drug offenses.

Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m. EST and watch at 9 a.m. EST on TV One. 

What Reduced Sentences Could Mean For the Black Community  was originally published on newsone.com

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