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August 27, 2018

Criminal Justice Alabama

Huntsville Church Helping Former Inmates Get Back on Their Feet

People in Huntsville who have recently been released from prison are getting back on their feet thanks to the First Seventh-Day Adventist Church. The local church hosted its first annual …

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August 22, 2018

Immigrant Justice New Hampshire

Dozens Start 4-Day Walk In Manchester To Bring Attention To U.S. Immigration Policy

A group of about 40 began their journey in the rain in front of Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices in Manchester. They’ll end up at the Strafford County jail in …

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August 22, 2018

Criminal Justice Ohio

Facebook founders among backers of Ohio criminal justice reform amendment

The issue is backed by the Ohio Organizing Collaborative, a coalition of labor unions, faith-based organizations and community organizers. The measure has attracted the support of organizations and individuals that …

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August 22, 2018

Criminal Justice Missouri

Member of O.J. Simpson’s ‘dream team’ visits Missouri to help with convicted killer’s case

Last August, former Gov. Eric Greitens blocked Williams’ execution hours before the procedure could have been carried out. He instead ordered the creation of a Board of Inquiry to consider …

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August 21, 2018

Criminal Justice California

California has the bail industry on the run. Don’t give up on bail reform now, Jerry Brown

After years of bargaining, waiting, pleading and bargaining some more, having a bill in hand that would kill California’s predatory cash bail industry should be a cause for celebration. Instead, …

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August 21, 2018

Immigrant Justice California

The Thousands of Children Who Go to Immigration Court Alone

One reason for the lack of free legal services in Fresno is limited funding, said Jesus Martinez, the director of the Central Valley Immigrant Integration Collaborative (CVIIC). Many people I …

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