Kentucky lawmakers are trying to pass House Bill 5, known as "The Safer Kentucky Act." This bill is an extremely bloated collection of regressive, tough-on-crime policies that have proven ineffective in deterring crime.
Some of the policies in HB 5 include:
Almost nothing in the "Safer" Kentucky Act will make us any safer. These policies will only further destabilize families and communities, exacerbate Kentucky's mass incarceration crisis, and cost taxpayers millions in the process.
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