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Rethinking Prisons 2013

Rethinking Prisons 2013

Over the first weekend of May, Vanderbilt University hosted a national conference, “Rethinking Prisons 2013.” For the first time ever,..

May 20, 2013
Right Now…

Right Now…

The “last word” is generally the same as the first word whenever we talk about ex-offenders successfully reentering society,..

April 29, 2013
How You Do Anything Is How You Do Everything

How You Do Anything Is How You Do Everything

Alabama’s head football coach Nick Saban knows what it takes to win. His mantra is, “How you do anything is how you do..

April 29, 2013
Your InterLinx

Your InterLinx

Interlinx is a great new service that can help you stay better connected to your attorneys and loved ones on the outside. It is not a third..

April 29, 2013
Justice Safety Valve Act of 2013

Justice Safety Valve Act of 2013

Last week, Senators Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Rand Paul (R-KY) introduced the Justice Safety Valve Act of 2013, S. 619, in the U.S. Senate...

April 29, 2013
True Account

True Account

In Maricopa County, Arizona defendants’ U.S. Constitutional rights and privileges are often ignored and denied entirely. Human rights,..

April 29, 2013
The Value of Computer Vocational Training

The Value of Computer Vocational Training

Jobs requiring computer and technical skills are projected to be among the fastest growing jobs in America of the next few years. Computer..

April 29, 2013
Is there a formula for a successful reentry?

Is there a formula for a successful reentry?

I am often asked, “Is there a formula for a successful reentry?” and my answer is always the same: it must start with the..

April 29, 2013
SPRING is finally here…

SPRING is finally here…

SPRING is finally here – although you wouldn’t know it by the temperature. But it is a wee bit warmer, and the sun feels good. This is..

April 29, 2013
Prison Conference: Rethinking Prisons 2013

Prison Conference: Rethinking Prisons 2013

The aim of this conference is to bring together scholars, activists, and practitioners to discuss issues raised by prisons and the death..

April 29, 2013
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