Reform Coalition – Criminal Justice Reforms launched by O.R.G. Jay Z, Meek Mill, Michael Rubin And others – celebrating their first major victory with the CA government. Gavin Newsome Sign a new bill into law.
Newsom just put pen to paper on AB 1950 … legislation that would drastically change Callie’s probation system and give hundreds of California residents a better shot at getting out of the criminal justice system for good.
Specifically, the new law limits adult probation sentences to a maximum of 1 year for misdemeanors and 2 years for felony offenses. The theory is that probation will greatly reduce the violation. REFORM campaigned vigorously for the bill, creating more than 3,000 emails on Newsom’s desk.
As you know, meek Knows personally How a probation violation can derail someone’s life improperly, and their experience is part of the original story of REFORM.
Meek’s Pal, and 76ers partner, Rubin, says … “That’s why we created REFORM – to change laws and build a better criminal justice system focused on the rehabilitation and redemption of all while keeping communities safe for.”
He added … “We are grateful to Governor Newsom and Assemblyman Sydney Kamalagar-Dove for their commitment to such a meaningful change in California and we hope that it sets an example for state leaders across the country is.”
REFORM was created in early 2019 and co-founded Robert kraft, Clara Wu Tsai, Michael Novogratz, Dan loeb, Robert smith, And Laura Arnold … and its CEO is Van jones.