Our Time Press

Day: <span>August 15, 2013</span>

Stop-and-Frisk: How Government Creates Problems, Then Makes Them Worse

by Sheldon Richman Two recent law-enforcement decisions illustrate yet again that when government sets out to solve a problem it created, things get much worse. This week, Attorney General Eric Holder announced that the Justice Department will keep nonviolent small-scale drug sellers who have no links to criminal organizations from getting caught in the mandatory-minimum-sentence […]readmore