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Time to Prune: Repeal Unnecessary Criminal Laws

June 20, 2016

Flowers may die, and old soldiers may fade away, but statutes do neither. They may become obsolete or fall into desuetude, a legal term used to describe anachronistic and rarely (if ever) enforced laws, but they retain their force and effect until repealed by the legislature or held unconstitutional by the courts. Our federal criminal […]