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#EndSolitaryRI

#EndSolitaryRI is a current grassroots legislative campaign in Rhode Island. It is focused around support of House Bill 7481. The bill "limits the time an inmate can spend in segregated confinement, prohibits the segregated confinement of certain vulnerable persons, and creates more humane and effective methods of instituting such confinement."

#EndSolitaryRI is a campaign supported by the Providence chapter of Black and Pink, Brown's Students Against the Prison-Industrial Complex, Young Democrats of Rhode Island, and other groups.

Location

02895 Providence , RI
Rhode Island US

AFSC Michigan Criminal Justice Program

The Michigan Criminal Justice Program is a program of the American Friends Service Committee in their Michican program office. They focus on providing education and materials about support groups, legal assistance, and other programs.

The Michigan Criminal Justice Program also includes the Good Neighbor Project, which is a "co-mentorship program designed to match up free-world individuals with Michigan prisoners who are serving Life or Long Indeterminate sentences." 

Location

48197 Ypsilanti , MI
Michigan US

Citizens Against Recidivism, Inc.

"Citizens Against Recidivism, Inc. works to achieve the restoration of all the rights and attributes of citizenship among people in prison or jail and those who have been released in collaboration with other community and faith based organizations at each of the overlapping phases of the community integration process.

"This work includes advocacy on all levels, preventive efforts targeting at-risk youth and efforts to the strengthen individuals, families and personal relationships affected by experiences with the criminal justice system."

Location

11413 New York , NY
New York US

Citizens for Prison Reform

Citizens for Prison Reform is a Michigan-focused, family-run organization. They do letter writing campaigns, legislative education days, and are focused on "reforming Michigan's prisons, and offering support and necessary information to loved ones who have someone who is  incarcerated in the Michigan Department of Corrections."

The AFSC offices in Michigan are involved with this program.

Monthly meetings are held in Lansing, MI. See their website for more information.

Location

48908 Lansing , MI
Michigan US

Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition

"Founded in 1999, the Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition (CCJRC) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to eliminate the overuse of the criminal justice system and advance community health and safety." The Coalition is comprised of "people convicted of crime, survivors of crime, and the families and allies of both." CCJRC does work to "advocate and organize for public safety strategies that are more holistic, effective and just."

Location

80204 Denver , CO
Colorado US

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