Anthony Jones

Criminal Justice

It’s time to set the formerly incarcerated free from burdensome driver’s license regulations

Thanks to legislation recently passed in Mississippi, the formerly incarcerated may soon have more opportunity to meaningfully re-integrate into society. House Bill 971 extends the current renewal period for expired driver’s licenses from 18 months to five years. After that point, an individual would need to repeat the lengthy process of taking a driving examination....

June 6, 2022