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Here, you can learn JPI's perspective on criminal and juvenile justice systems and how we can improve the well-being of people and communities, including our most recent press releases, appearences in the media, and other criminal and juvenile justice related news.

For media inquiries, contact Sadie Rose-Stern, Director of Communications and External Affairs 202.888.6748.

Podcast Release: James Featherstone and life after a life sentence
Discusses the Unger ruling and JPI's "The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting" report.
200 elderly lifers got out of prison en masse. Here’s what happened next.
Discusses JPI's "The Ungers, 5 Years and counting" report.
A GOP GOVERNOR HAS A CHANCE TO FIX A BLUE STATE’S DRACONIAN APPROACH TO PAROLING JUVENILE OFFENDERS
Cites JPI's "The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting."
Why more states are giving juvenile offenders a second chance
Quotes Executive Director Marc Schindler.
[PRESS RELEASE] Justice Long Overdue: Lessons Learned from the Successful Release of People Serving Life in Prison
Justice Long Overdue event Press Release.
Ending mass incarceration: lessons from the 'Ungers'
Cites JPI's “The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting” report.
Study finds low recidivism, potential savings to releasing older prisoners
Cites JPI's “The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting” report.
Study: Violent criminals get 'Too Old' for crime
Cites JPI's “The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting” report.
Paroling elderly inmates is humane solution to costly mass incarceration
Executive Director Marc Schindler discusses geriatric parole and the landmark court ruling — Unger v. Maryland.
Maryland releases 200 inmates sentenced prior to 1981
Cites JPI's “The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting” report.
Study shows elderly inmates not safety risk despite violent past
Cites JPI's “The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting” report.
Congress should move forward on sentencing reform
Cites JPI's "The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting."
‘Paroling Grandpa’: Study Finds 3% Recidivism Rate Among Elderly Ex-Inmates
Cites and discusses JPI's new report "The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting."
Nonprofit points to Maryland Unger cases as proof oldest prisoners should be set free
Cites and discusses JPI's new report "The Ungers, 5 Years and Counting."
[PRESS RELEASE] New Research Highlights Costs of Long Sentences
New Research Highlights Costs of Long Sentences Press Release.

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