Weekly Digest #8

Pretrial Justice Institute’s Risk Assessment Tools A Racial Equity Transformation: Pretrial Justice Institute’s Rationale NC Policy Watch: The NC Supreme Court must stop racism in jury selection North Carolina Courts May Finally Address Racism in Jury...

Weekly Digest #7

We ended race discrimination at the lunch counter; now let’s ban it in the jury box From mass incarceration to mass deportation, our nation remains in deep denial Criminal Justice Services Awarded Additional $1 Million by MacArthur Foundation...

Weekly Digest #6

Chapel Hill to Assist with Unpaid Court Fees  Illinois Eliminates Driver’s License Suspension for Non-Moving Violations Harnessing Data from North Carolina’s Jails to Inform Effective Policies Pregnant and shackled: why inmates are still giving birth cuffed and...

Weekly Digest #5

Wake Forest University Spring Symposium: Bail Reform Coercive Plea Bargaining Has Poisoned the Criminal Justice System. It’s Time to Suck the Venom Out. Court Portrait of Writer of Notorious Slave Ruling Reviewed

Weekly Digest #4

Here’s what we’re reading this week: Top Trends in State Criminal Justice Reform, 2019 Guilford courts reduce bond requirements for those accused of minor, nonviolent crimes Indigent defense systems across the country have been chronically under-resourced...

Weekly Digest #3

Indigent defense systems across the country have been chronically under-resourced for decades, leading to a broken justice system New York Bail Reform Most former felons in California now eligible for jury duty Historic Lynching and Corporal Punishment in Contemporary...