Truth-in-sentencing laws deter crime.
Write a 700- 900 word paper for the position you have chosen.
Include scholarly references supporting your arguments.
Be sure to also address the opposing view and why your position is correct
Identify what truth-in-sentencing laws are when supporting your position.
Discuss how opponents of your position will counter your argument
Consider the following topics when drafting your position:
Good-time and work-time credits
Requirements for length of time served
Effect on crime deterrence and recidivism
Differences between federal and state laws
Effects if parole is eliminated
Effects on prison population
Combine both the arguments into one document and submit the document to faculty.
Format your debate paper consistent with APA guidelines.