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Full Cost of Juvenile Incarceration

The Justice Policy Institute published Sticker Shock: Calculating the Full Price Tag for Youth Incarceration (December 2014), which “provides estimates of the overall costs resulting from the negative outcomes associated with incarceration” of juveniles.   100 more words

DOC

A Criminal Case - It's About Much More Than Jail

Those who practice criminal law know that when someone is facing a criminal conviction, there is much more to consider than just possible time in jail or prison. 311 more words

Criminal Defense

Intervention 2.0: Collective Works

By Zerline Hughes

The organizations I’ve worked for and partnered with in the past supported the idea that “scared straight” programs do not work. 682 more words

FREE webinar | Expungement Policy and Practice in the South

As part of the New Southern Strategy Coalition, SC Appleseed invites:
  • anyone working with individuals who have criminal records
  • local and state government officials
  • nonprofits…
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Trainings

Handgun Licenses and Juvenile Adjudications

If a child is adjudicated a delinquent child for an act that would be a felony if committed by an adult, that child is prohibited from receiving a license to carry a handgun until he or she reaches twenty-three years of age.   94 more words

Indiana

TEN THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MASS INCARCERATION

1. What the term means

  • The phrase “mass imprisonment” was coined by sociologist David Garland in 2000 to describe the massive expansion of imprisonment in the US between 1975 and the late 1990s.
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Research And Analysis

Profile: The San Quentin News - The Newspaper of San Quentin Prison

Dear Readers, 

Today we are excited to spotlight an amazing project: The San Quentin News, the newspaper of San Quentin State Prison; written by men serving time at California’s oldest and best known prison. 433 more words