Debate continues Tuesday evening on House criminal justice bill

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The Massachusetts House plans to vote Tuesday evening on a large criminal justice reform bill. Lawmakers introduced more than 200 amendments. BOSTON -- The Massachusetts House plans to vote Tuesday evening on a large criminal justice reform bill. Debate continued into the evening as lawmakers considered more than 200 amendments. Many of them were dispensed with behind closed doors in consultation with House leadership. Throughout two days of debate, members withdrew a large number of the amendments without discussion. Others passed without significant debate. The Senate passed its own version of criminal justice reform, and the two bills will have to be reconciled by House-Senate negotiators. Two amendments that...

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