Overcrowding, medical inadequacies, sexual assault, solitary confinement and other threats to the health and safety of both prisoners and guards proliferate in U.S. prisons and jails.  Cruel, degrading and inhumane conditions of confinement must end.

Recent news on Prison Reform

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United States Senate
May 12, 2020

Senators Schatz and Biden introduce bill to improve compassionate release
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The Marshall Project
Apr 24, 2020

The 470,000 Potential Voters Most Likely To Be Disenfranchised Next Election
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American Civil Liberties Union
Apr 22, 2020

New model on impact of mass incarceration on COVID-19 deaths

Resources on Prison Reform

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American Civil Liberties Union
Apr 22, 2020
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Undersigned Organizations
Apr 21, 2020
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The Real News Network
Apr 20, 2020
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Prison Policy Initiative
Apr 7, 2020
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Office of the Attorney General
Apr 3, 2020

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