TAG | Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform
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After uncertain polling SQ 805 fails by wide margin

State Question 805 failed by a more than 20 point margin.


Legislators leave criminal justice reform bills on the table as prison population grows

Despite voter support for criminal justice reforms, lawmakers only passed one bill that could affect prison population growth frustrating Department of Corrections employees and agency budgets.


Twenty-one people leave prison after Gov. Fallin commutes drug-related sentencesĀ 

The 21 people released were helped through a months-long commutation process by advocacy group Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform.