In testimony submitted to the City of Philadelphia Board of Ethics, the Brennan Center for Justice applauded the Board’s efforts to improve City coordination regulations and suggested certain additional enhancements to the new proposed rules.
In comments submitted to the New York State Board of Elections, the Brennan Center for Justice urged modifications to a rule relating to the disclosure of independent expenditures in New York State elections.
The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law filed a letter to the U.S. Sentencing Commission on a proposed amendment to federal sentencing guidelines that help federal judges determine appropriate sentences.
Today, the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law submitted testimony from Policy Counsel Danyelle Solomon to the House Judiciary Committee’s Over-Criminalization Task Force on how collateral consequences can affect those former offenders' ability to reintegrate into society.
The Brennan Center, along with nearly 40 civil liberties groups, urged Senate leadership to pass the original version of the USA FREEDOM Act rather than the watered-down version passed by the House in May.