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Geography, Not Law Is Determining Criminal Sentences, Breuer Warns

Geography, Not Law Is Determining Criminal Sentences, Breuer Warns | Geography Education | Scoop.it
The DOJ Crime Division chief said that the location of trials and defendants' race and ethnicity play a significant role in determining sentences.

 

What role does geography play in the justice system?  How does place impact the way in which laws are either applied or ignored? 

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