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The Second Chance Act Fact Sheet

Ex-offenders returning to their communities from prison or jail face numerous challenges and have specific needs that contribute to the likelihood that they may return to prison. Download the Fact Sheet: http://csgjusticecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/SCA_Fact_Sheet.pdf
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Orange Is the New Black: The Pitfalls of Prison ...

Amos Irwin enlightens us on the importance of keeping Hollywood’s depiction of prison life in perspective:  “How ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Misrepresents Women’s Federal Prison and Why It Matters”
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The New Yorker: Kalief Browder, 1993–2015

June 7, 2015 | Kalief Browder, 1993–2015 | By Jennifer Gonnerman “Last fall, I wrote about a young man named Kalief Browder, who spent three years on Rikers Island without being convicted of a crime. He had been arrested in ...