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June 7: Justice Roundtable Quarterly Convening
June 7, 2016 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am EDT


Quarterly Assembly

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

10:00 – noon (EST)

Open Society Policy Center

1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW, 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20006

Call in number:  800-747-5150 code 2415105



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I           Refreshments and Networking, 9:45 am

Moderator – Nkechi Taifa, Esq., convener – Justice Roundtable Coalition

Introductions, 10:10 am


II         Feature – Criminal Justice Reform:


  • A View from the White House

      Roy Austin, Director, Urban Affairs, Justice & Opportunity

Stephanie Young, Associate Director Office of Public Engagement

Elias Alcantara, Associate Director, Intergovernmental Affairs

  • A View from the Senate

                             Joe Zogby, Chief Counsel, Senate Judiciary

Roscoe Jones, Senior Counsel, Senator Cory Booker

  • A View from the House of Representatives

                             Joe Russo, House Majority Coalitions Director

Joe Graupensperger, Chief Counsel, House Judiciary


 III       Justice Roundtable Working Groups – The day to day work of the Justice Roundtable is carried out through issue-specific working groups which meet regularly, plan strategy, and implement initiatives. Visit www.JusticeRoundtable.org for more information.


            Brief Working Group Updates/Discussion


  • Sentencing Reform
  • Interfaith Criminal Justice
  • Commutations and Pardons
  • Law Enforcement Reform
  • Reentry
  • Youth Justice
  • Crimmigration
  • Drug Policy Reform
  • State Issues
  • Prison Reform
  • Human Rights
  • Racial Justice


IV        Announcements & Close


Next Justice Roundtable Assembly – Tuesday, September 13, 2016



June 7, 2016
6:00 am - 8:00 am


Justice Roundtable


Open Society Foundations
1730 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, DC United States
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