U.S. to release 6,000 inmates from prisons

Screen Shot 2015-10-13 at 1.55.37 AM10/6/15–The Justice Department is preparing to release roughly 6, advice 000 inmates from federal prisons starting at the end of this month as part of an effort to ease overcrowding and roll back the harsh penalties given to nonviolent drug dealers in the 1980s and ’90s, unhealthy according to federal law enforcement officials. The release will be one of the largest discharges of inmates from federal prisons in American history. Read