April 2016 archive

Apr 16

Criminal Justice Reform Must Include Civil Legal Assistance

Opinion: Criminal Justice Reform Must Include Civil Legal Assistance “The effort is part of a nationwide trend toward dramatically reducing our country’s bloated prison population, which includes a long-awaited, bipartisan federal criminal justice reform bill. As our country moves toward reversing decades of overly harsh sentences for non-violent crimes and mandatory “three strikes” life sentences, …

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Apr 13

A Tribute To Darryl Hunt

 A Tribute To Darryl Hunt For nearly 20 years, Darryl Hunt fought for his freedom while in prison for a crime he did not commit. After being exonerated in 2004, our brother committed his life to fighting for the freedom of others caught in an unjust system. Hunt appeared to have died  from a self-inflicted …

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