Is “tough-on-crime” on its way out?

Democratic voters in Centre County opted not to nominate District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller for another term. Photo via Centre Daily Times.

IN OTHER NEWS

(Criminal justice news that could use a second look.)

Posters welcome attendees — some of them undocumented — to a church in South Philadelphia. Photo from Philly.com.
  • Philly.com: “The Undocumented: Since the election of Donald Trump as president, anxiety has risen within the community of those living in the United States without settled immigration status. Here are some of the human stories behind the policies and the fears.”
  • Post-Gazette: “Crowd protests DA’s handling of Woodland Hills investigation”

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