Public Comment from July 29, 2014

Letters Received In Response to Request for Public Comment on Proposed Priorities
(see 79 FR 31409)

July 2014

Proposed Priority No. 1 - Mandatory Minimum Penalties

Probation Officers Advisory Group
American Civil Liberties Union
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Prisology
Sample Citizen Letters

Proposed Priority No. 2 - Economic Crimes

U.S. Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Victims Advisory Group
American Antitrust Institute
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Prisology
Robert E. Connolly, Partner, GeyerGorey, LLP
Douglas H. Ginsburg, U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge, District of Columbia and Joshua D. Wright, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
Joseph E. Murphy, CCEP
Sample Citizen Letters

Proposed Priority No. 3 - Crime of Violence/Aggravated Felony/Drug Trafficking Offense

U.S. Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Probation Officers Advisory Group
American Civil Liberties Union

Proposed Priority No. 4 - Fair Sentencing Act Report

American Civil Liberties Union

Proposed Priority No. 5 - Mitigating Role

Federal Public and Community Defenders
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group

Proposed Priority No. 6 - Immigration

Federal Public and Community Defenders
Probation Officers Advisory Group

Proposed Priority No. 7 - Recidivism

Practitioners Advisory Group

Proposed Priority No. 8 - Probation and Supervised Release

U.S. Department of Justice
Practitioners Advisory Group
Prisology
Sample Citizen Letters

Proposed Priority No. 9 - Impact of Booker

Federal Public and Community Defenders
American Civil Liberties Union
Families Against Mandatory Minimums

Proposed Priority No. 10 - Child Pornography

U.S. Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Victims Advisory Group
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Sample Citizen Letters

Proposed Priority No. 11 - Compassionate Release

Practitioners Advisory Group
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Prisology
Sample Citizen Letters

Proposed Priority No. 12 - Simplification

Federal Public and Community Defenders
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Prisology
Sample Citizen Letters

Proposed Priority No. 13 - Crime Legislation

U.S. Department of Justice

Proposed Priority No. 14 - Circuit Conflicts

U.S. Department of Justice

Proposed Priority No. 15 - Alternatives to Incarceration

Federal Public and Community Defenders

Proposed Priority No. 16 - Miscellaneous

U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, Senate Committee on the Judiciary
U.S. Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Practitioners Advisory Group
Victims Advisory Group
Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Justice Strategies
Prisology
Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement, NYU School of Law
Sample Citizen Letters