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Advocates Urge Release of Older Prison Population Due to COVID-19
Quotes JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Prison Population Vulnerable During Crisis
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.
Coronavirus in Prisons: Advocates Urge Release of Geriatric Population
Quotes JPI Associate Tyrone Walker.
State halts prison, juvenile justice facility visits indefinitely amid coronavirus outbreak
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler on Coronavirus press release.
Bill Would Remove Md. Governor’s Office From Parole Decisions
Quotes Keith Wallington, JPI's State Strategiest.
Central Florida prosecutors, defenders team up with Morgan & Morgan to create Community Bail Fund
Cites JPI's "Bail Fail" report.
The next step in Connecticut’s juvenile justice reform
Quotes JPI's "Raise the Age" report.
MD Gov. Calls Crime in Baltimore ‘Urgent Crisis’
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.
Maryland leads the nation in incarcerating young black men
Discusses JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland"…
In Sacramento, Youth Activists Push to Get Police Out of Schools
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler on the use of School Resource Officers.
Latest indictments of Maryland jail guards feed long-raging debate around need for corrections reforms
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler on our “Rethinking Approaches to Over…
Ending the violence in Baltimore
JPI's Ryan King, Director of Research and Policy, and Keith Wallington, State Based Strategist,…
Prevention a better approach to Maryland crime control than punishment
Cites JPI's policy brief “Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults…
Proportion of Maryland black prison population is more than double the national average of 32%
Cites JPI's policy brief “Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults…
Why is Maryland keeping an 85-year-old man and four other octogenarians in prison?
Cites JPI's "The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting" report.
D.C. Council hears support for letting jailed felons vote
Discusses Tyrone Walker, JPI Associate, work for voting rights.
Activists Rally Behind 'Second Look' Amendment Act for Incarcerated Youth
Quotes JPI Associate Tyrone Walker's testimony on restoring voting rights.
Harrington launches new juvenile justice initiative
Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock" report.
Why America Needs to Break Its Addiction to Long Prison Sentences
Cites JPI's "Finding Direction" sentencing factsheet.
Push to allow some violent criminals a chance at early release causes U.S. attorney for District to come out fighting
Quotes Marc Schindler, JPI's Executive Director.
North Carolina Officials Working to Promote School Justice Partnerships
Cites JPI's "Dangers of Detention" report.
Criminal Justice Reform Now
Cites "Virginia's Justice System" Policy Brief.
DC Council is considering letting more violent offenders out early. The U.S. Attorney’s office says that’s a horrible idea
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and JPI Associate Tyrone Walker.
Booker’s right: Paying $60,000 a year to jail one geriatric inmate deserves ‘a second look’
Cites JPI's "The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting" report.
Texas DA's vow to continue prosecuting pot possession cases sparks concern over costs, fairness
Cities JPI's "Race and Imprisonment in Texas" report.

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