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This month, the Justice Department will change the way it evaluates The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant.
With as many criminal convictions as college degrees, it's more evident than ever why "ban the box" laws are important for the economy.
With a stroke of his pen, President Obama will bring nearly 2.7 million government positions within reach for people with criminal convictions.
At the current rate of decline, we won’t return to a sensible incarceration rate until 2051.
States and local governments are crafting creative solutions to reduce the burden of criminal justice debt on its citizens.
The story of Glenn Ford punctuates some of the worst troubles of Louisiana's justice system.
Our next president, no matter what party he or she belongs to, must make reducing incarceration a top priority. That starts with reversing decades of federal policies that led us into this mess in the first place.
While the reviews of HBO/Vice's special on criminal justice remain mixed, Obama's visit to federal prison would not have been imaginable even five years ago.
The second Republican presidential debate showcased the growing consensus around criminal justice reform.
Members of Congress from both sides of the aisle have come together to reduce the country’s over reliance on incarceration.