❗️Louisiana judge said local prosecutors overincarcerate African Americans. Now, prosecutors want her removed from 300 cases; a court hearing is underway this week. Context: Incarceration rate among black Louisianans is 4 times higher than among whites.
So let me get this straight. Prosecutors get to lobby against #criminaljusticereforms. An overwhelming # of judges are ex-prosecutors who oppose reforms. State supreme justices (Im talking about you, Ohio) even weigh in against reforms. But this?