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SBB at Villa Nova For: Mass Exoneration and Ethics

The David F. and Constance B. Girard-diCarlo Center for Ethics, Integrity and Compliance:  Mass Exoneration and Ethics Thousands of dismissed convictions due to police misconduct, law enforcement lab scandals, discredited reports and faulty forensics have made...
The Intercept: Philly Dawn

The Intercept: Philly Dawn

Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner Promised a Criminal Justice Revolution. He’s Exceeding Expectations. Article by Shaun King for The Intercept: https://theintercept.com/2018/03/20/larry-krasner-philadelphia-da/ Next, Krasner instructed his prosecutors to stop charging sex...
Philly’s Prison Summit Suggests: Women Of Wakanda!

Philly’s Prison Summit Suggests: Women Of Wakanda!

In the spirit of Women’s History Month, which was preceded by an amazing Black History Month, The Institute for Community Justice would like to keep that momentum going! Join us on March 26, 2018 from 2:00 pm -3:30 pm at: The Institute for Community Justice. Contact...

Spotlight On: Philadelphia’s De/Incarceration Effort

Did you know that: a $3.5 million grant from the MacArthur Foundation was awarded to the city [of Philadelphia] in 2016 aimed at reducing Philadelphia’s jail population — one of the highest incarceration rates of any major U.S. city? Standing at the intersectionality...
Criminal Justice Reform: Cash Bail v

Criminal Justice Reform: Cash Bail v

Re/Post: PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia’s top prosecutor will no longer seek jail time before conviction for those charged with what he says are low-level offenses, including prostitution. A spokesman for Krasner says they will examine cases individually and any...