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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...

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...
Today we trade fear for sanctuary

Today we trade fear for sanctuary

Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner Inauguration: “Today we start the long road towards empowering and protecting some of our most vulnerable witnesses and survivors: immigrants that lack legal status so that they like other vulnerable groups – young...