The Davis Vanguard: Bill That Would Reform Felony Murder Special Circumstance Law in California Moves Forward

You end up having a majority of Black and Brown folks, in prison, in lifetime sentences because of it,” she said.  “The felony murder special circumstance law represents some of the most discriminatory tendencies of our criminal legal system. It is overwhelmingly used against people of color with nearly 70 percent of those sentenced to life without parole being Black or Latino.”

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