Cementing Criminal Justice Reform

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The FIGHT Fentanyl Act won’t prevent overdoses but it could make the opioid problem worse
Stacey McKenna & Christi Smith

In recent years, synthetic opioids have driven rising overdose death rates in the United States, undermining progress in combating the broader opioid and overdose crises. Since 2019, approximately 75…

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Amicus Brief Filed in Florida Taxation-By-Citation Case Argues Against Abuse of Civil Fining Authority
Jillian Snider

From brownrudnick:

Washington, D.C. – International law firm Brown Rudnick LLP, R Street Institute, Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center, Cato Institute, and American Civil…

, The Arizona Republic
Probe outcome not so clear; For victims of racist policing, promises of change ring hollow
Jillian Snider

From The Arizona Republic:

Jillian Snider, a 14-year veteran of the New York Police Department and policy director for criminal justice at the R Street Institute, a conservative-leaning policy…

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The Pandemic Showed Home Detention Works
Jillian Snider & Maya Szilak

Whenever the government declares the pandemic is officially over, thousands of nonviolent, low-level offenders may be sent back to prison. The Biden administration claims it is legally required to…

, Senator Brian Schatz
Schatz Reintroduces Legislation To Remove Barriers To Higher Education For Americans With Criminal Records
Jillian Snider

From Senator Brian Schatz:

The bill is supported by Association of American Colleges & Universities, Center for Disability Rights, Checkr Inc., Coalition for Juvenile Justice, College and…

Behind The Badge: Jillian Snider B.A. ’05, M.A. ’18 Nypd Retired Police Officer, Adjunct Lecturer
Jillian Snider

From John Jay College of Criminal Justice:

Jillian Snider B.A. ’05, M.A. ’18, a retired New York City Police Department (NYPD) police officer and current John Jay Adjunct Lecturer, didn’t…

, The Jim Bohannon Show
Radio: Biden Administrations legal process to re-incarcerate inmates after the COVID emergency declaration ends
Jillian Snider

From The Jim Bohannon Show:

RSI’s Jillian Snider discusses the Biden Administrations legal process to re-incarcerate inmates after the COVID emergency declaration ends with Jim Bohannon.

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Only Biden or Congress Can Prevent 4,000 Inmates From Being Forced Back Into Federal Prison Post-COVID
Jillian Snider

From reason:

The letter is signed by organizations that straddle the political divide, from the familiar American Civil Liberties Union and NAACP, to the more conservative FreedomWorks and Right…

Clemency for CARES Act Home Confinement
Jillian Snider

Dear President Biden:

On behalf of the 20 organizations listed below, representing a broad spectrum of American life, we write to request a meeting to discuss the issue of clemency for individuals…

, Congressman Jerry Nadler
Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Restore DOJ’s Office for Access to Justice
Jillian Snider

From Congressman Jerry Nadler:

The Office for Access to Justice Establishment Act is endorsed by more than 40 organizations including: R Street Institute, Center for American Progress, Fair and…

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