Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin Renews Interest In 2012 Underfunded Prison Reform Law

Source:  Barbara Hoberock/Tulsa World OKLAHOMA CITY — Gov. Mary Fallin’s office appears to have a renewed interest in a 2012 public safety law that largely went unimplemented because of politics and a lack of funding. In 2012, under the leadership of then-House Speaker Kris Steele, R-Shawnee, the Legislature passed and Fallin signed House Bill 3052, the highly touted Justice Reinvestment …

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin Renews Interest In 2012 Underfunded Prison Reform Law

OKLAHOMA CITY — Gov. Mary Fallin’s office appears to have a renewed interest in a 2012 public safety law that largely went unimplemented because of politics and a lack of funding. In 2012, under the leadership of then-House Speaker Kris Steele, R-Shawnee, the Legislature passed and Fallin signed House Bill 3052, the highly touted Justice Reinvestment Initiative. It came after …