Dec 2014 article for Waging Nonviolence
Working in courts, legislatures, and communities to preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and laws of the US guarantee everyone in this country. Blogs and resources on a wide range of topics related to the U.S. justice system.
Describes the American public discourse on criminal justice system, with recommendations for steering conversation.
National campaign to address inequities in the criminal justice system.
Seeks to transform communities impacted by mass incarceration through education, advocacy, resource distribution, and justice reinvestment
This comprehensive website offers state and national resources, including model legislation, on the "collateral consequences" of conviction for certain crimes, including implications for employment and voting rights.
Opposes mandatory minimum sentencing laws at both the federal and state level.
"Grassroots Leadership fights to end for-profit incarceration and reduce reliance on criminalization and detention through direct action, organizing, research, and public education." They do visitation, run programs, monitor facilities for human rights abuses, and hold benefits and vigils, in addition to other events and campaigns.
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2010 Report on strategies for addressing mass incarceration
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