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Nebraska’s habitual criminal convictions fall inconsistently across county, racial lines

https://journalstar.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/nebraskas-habitual-criminal-convictions-fall-inconsistently-across-county-racial-lines/article_254f91e8-1284-5bc2-9fe7-3093959612f2.html?fbclid=IwAR28WRgR03uUSDUKy4-B3OHmVF5hW5_aVm6ZzP7K6BLWMstCHH9nyMcDJFI

Legalizing Marijuana, Allowing Local Health Directives Discussed

https://nebraskapublicmedia.org/en/news/news-articles/legalizing-marijuana-allowing-local-health-directives-discussed/

Public Defender wants to keep COVID-19 out of jails

https://foxnebraska.com/news/local/public-defender-wants-to-keep-covid-19-out-of-jails?fbclid=IwAR28WRgR03uUSDUKy4-B3OHmVF5hW5_aVm6ZzP7K6BLWMstCHH9nyMcDJFI

Public defender’s office prioritizes getting people out of county jail before COVID-19 hits

https://journalstar.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/public-defender-s-office-prioritizes-getting-people-out-of-county/article_f270c607-75e4-51cd-aa16-e3f8d2ea53b3.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=user-share&fbclid=IwAR3DkFpAJNxha-ljt9a0gCaLDBFBYBy7pNi2oQaeVwSriHxm2WJscOqYlIA

Bill aims to fund mental health courts in Nebraska

https://www.1011now.com/content/news/Bill-aims-to-fund-mental-health-courts-in-Nebraska-567447811.html?fbclid=IwAR21aQdZkwG1-Tk0xTG7SRoYBgKvDpUHsriP2d175XHBA_H-AKXH0xvZHTQ

Critics: Cash Bail Problematic but Nebraska Repeal Unlikely

https://nebraskapublicmedia.org/en/news/news-articles/critics-cash-bail-problematic-but-nebraska-repeal-unlikely/