Dallas Co. district attorney Craig Watkins leaves a public hearing of the U.S. Sentencing Commission in Austin, Texas on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009. Watkins asked the federal commission to consider "smart justice", and not just punishment, when sentencing criminals. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett)
Dallas Co. district attorney Craig Watkins leaves a public hearing of the U.S. Sentencing Commission in Austin, Texas on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009. Watkins asked the federal commission to consider "smart justice", and not just punishment, when sentencing criminals. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett) AP
Dallas Co. district attorney Craig Watkins leaves a public hearing of the U.S. Sentencing Commission in Austin, Texas on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009. Watkins asked the federal commission to consider "smart justice", and not just punishment, when sentencing criminals. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett) AP