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 Report 6/24/20

 


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.

REPORT November 15, 2018

 

 

   

REPORT SEPTEMBER 5, 2018

 

 

 


 

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Statewide nonprofit puts youth incarceration under the microscopeStatewide nonprofit puts youth incarceration under the microscope

JPI in the News—Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.

Youth Prisons: Why Are We Paying to be Less Safe?Youth Prisons: Why Are We Paying to be Less Safe?

JPI in the News—JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker discuss the need to close youth prisons and create more equitable and effective systems of youth justice.

Portland police arrest data mirrors national race disparity, calls for deeper look, experts sayPortland police arrest data mirrors national race disparity, calls for deeper look, experts say

JPI in the News—Quotes JPI's Director of Organizational Impact Paul Ashton.

New York City Pushes Toward Goal of Zero Girls in Detention With New ProgramNew York City Pushes Toward Goal of Zero Girls in Detention With New Program

JPI in the News—Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.



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