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Appendix of 2022 Laws by State

Comprehensive Reform 


Due Process Protections and Police Interrogation 

Conditions of Confinement 

Reducing Collateral Consequences: Fines, Fees and Restitution 

Record Expungement 

Racial and Ethnic Disparities 

Legislative Oversight of Juvenile Institutions 

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The Right to Counsel Beyond Felonies

State policymakers have focused on three large categories of cases in recent years. First, what should states do about misdemeanor cases that carry a term of incarceration? Second, when should states consider the collateral consequences of previous plea bargains? Finally, how should states handle local municipal courts?
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