Morning Shift: Criminologists debate the efficacy of mandatory sentencing

Morning Shift: Criminologists debate the efficacy of mandatory sentencing
Morning Shift: Criminologists debate the efficacy of mandatory sentencing

Morning Shift: Criminologists debate the efficacy of mandatory sentencing

Mayor Emanuel is touting proposed legislation around mandatory minimum sentencing as a method for curbing gun violence in Chicago. Two reporters on the beat take a deeper dive on this strategy. Plus, the spooky roots music of Peculiar Pretzelmen. (Photo: Flickr/derekskey)