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Who is in Prison and What it Costs

Citing JPI's The Right Investment

A Social Worker in a Robe

One judge faces criticism from colleagues and professional stigma for doing what he thinks is right.

3 Education Issues That Need to Be Addressed on Top of Affirmative Action

Mic cites JPI on the school to prison pipeline

Time for adult responsibility at Connecticut Juvenile Training School

JPI's Marc Schindler calls for reform at Connecticut Juvenile Training School. 

What I really want for Father’s Day: Stop Solitary for Kids

JPI's Marc Schindler tells why we must Stop Solitary for Kids

A path to an overdue end of bail

More than 8,200 people were held on bail in Baltimore last year because they couldn't afford release.

Hogan prepares to sign off on overhaul of Maryland criminal justice system

On Thursday, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan will sign off on a major shift in criminal justice policy.

Should Solitary Confinement for Youth be Abolished?

JPI's Marc Schindler joins WPFW's Crossroads to discuss Stop Solitary for Kids.  

JPI's May Newsletter

Stay up to date on JPI's recent work!

JPI Welcomes Jamille White to Staff

The Justice Policy Institute is proud to announce its new Office Administrator, Jamille White.

Abandon outdated practice of juvenile seclusion

The Director of the Ohio Department of Youth Services tells why we must Stop Solitary for Kids.

Judge's order to release inmates highlights budget issues in New Orleans

JPI's Marc Schindler weighs in. 

Race, education, income, poverty: How does Baltimore compare?

A look at Baltimore, citing JPI's Right Investment.

Raise the age of criminal responsibility and save taxpayers a bundle

Incarcerating youths in juvenile-detention facilities is expensive, but punishing them as adults costs even more

The Short and Long Game on Ending Juvenile Solitary

JPI's Marc Schindler tells why we must Stop Solitary for Kids.

It's Time to Get Cops Out of Schools

Karen  Dolan from the Intitute for Policy Studies cites JPI.

Out of jail, uninsured, ex-inmates face health care challenges
Not enrolled in Medicaid, former inmates without health insurance jeopardize public health.
Stop Solitary for Kids

JPI joins the campaign to Stop Solitary For Kids.

Stop Solitary for Kids Aims to Build on State, Federal Momentum

The Stop Solitary for Kids campaign kicks off. 

Stop Solitary for Kids

JPI's Marc Schindler tells why we must Stop Solitary For Kids. 

Solitary Confinement Is What Destroyed My Son, Grieving Mom Says

Corrections administrators, impacted families and advocates are coming together to #StopSolitaryForKids.

Freddie Gray Statement

A year after Freddie Gray's death, we need criminal justice reform. 

JPI Statement on passage of Maryland’s Justice Reinvestment Act

JPI weighs in on criminal justice reform in Maryland. 

Prison Pipeline

JPI's Jason Ziedenberg joins the Prison Pipeline Show. 

These Public Defenders Actually Want to Get Sued

JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler weighs in on the Public Defender system. 

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