One Year In, Has Prop 47 Made California Less Safe?

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Just last November, California voters approved Prop 47 by an overwhelming 60 percent. Already, there are calls for making change because of so-called "unintended consequences." We hear from Ben Poston of the LA Times and from two prosecutors who disagree about whether the measure’s responsible for an increase in crime.

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Ben Poston - Los Angeles Times - @bposton, Marc Debbaudt - Association of Deputy District Attorneys, George Gascón - former district attorney in San Francisco, and candidate in LA’s 2020 district attorney race - @GeorgeGascon

Warren Olney

Sarah Sweeney, Jenny Hamel