150th Anniversary of the Ratification of the 14th Amendment

150th Anniversary of the Ratification of the 14th Amendment

JOIN NC COMMISSION ON RACIAL & ETHNIC DISPARITIES IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM FOR #DEFENDTHE14TH This event will inform participants of the historical implications of the 14th Amendment and how it informs our justice system and society today. The program will...
NC-CRED, part of the ABA Racial Justice Improvement Project

NC-CRED, part of the ABA Racial Justice Improvement Project

The ABA Racial Justice Improvement Project, Halifax County, and the North Carolina Commission on Racial and Ethnic Disparities (NC-CRED) collaborated to work as the North Carolina Task Force in Halifax County. The Task Force focused on identifying discretionary...
Learning to Listen

Learning to Listen

  The racial and ethnic disparities that mark our criminal justice system are as stark as they are real. African Americans make up a total of 22% of the North Carolina population, but 57% of our prison population. One published study found that African Americans...