- Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM) is a USA
nonprofit organizationfounded in 1991to challenge what they believe to be the inflexible and excessive penalties required by mandatory sentencinglaws. FAMM promotes sentencing policies that give judges the discretion to distinguish between defendants and sentence them according to their role in the offense, the seriousness of the offense, and their potential for rehabilitation. FAMM's members include prisoners and their families, attorneys, judges, criminal justiceexperts, and concerned citizens.
* [http://www.famm.org/ FAMM Website]
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