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REport DECEMBER 31, 2019

 

 

POLICY BRIEF November 6, 2019

 

 

   

short film, The Ungers: A Matter of Time 

A new short film by Wide Angle Youth Media introduces us to the Ungers - geriatric lifers released under the 2012 Maryland Court of Appeals ruling, Unger v. Maryland. This examines the issues of long term sentences, geriatric parole and what it means to be a part of this unique case study in geriatric reentry. The film also interviews key reform experts including JPI's State Based Strategist, Keith Wallington.

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JPI in the News—Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.

Proactive COVID-19 testing of Maryland inmates protects all of usProactive COVID-19 testing of Maryland inmates protects all of us

JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—Chris Beyrer and JPI's Director of Research and Policy Ryan King discuss the need for COVID-19 testing, PPE, and vaccinations in Maryland prisons and jails to prevent further death in this ongoing… Continue

COVID vaccines: Prisoners excluded from US plansCOVID vaccines: Prisoners excluded from US plans

JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—Quotes JPI's Director of Research and Policy Ryan King.



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