Sentencing Project features abolish-LWOP-initiatives in its Newsletter

The Sentencing Project featured the Drop-LWOP Campaign in California as one of the initiatives to ge involved in, in its latest State Advocacy Newsletter.

In this Newsletter the Sentencing Project also features the New York-based RAPP-Campaign (Release Aging People from Prison Campaign) and the Parole Preparation Project, which organized a Parole Justice Advocacy Day in support of legislative priorities to allow parole for all people aged 55 and older who have served 15 consecutive years in prison.

You can also download, read and share the April-published Paper:

The Next Step: Ending Excessive Punishment for Violent Crimes
Released: April 02, 2019
By: Nazgol Ghandnoosh, Ph.D.:
“The Next Step highlights 15 reforms in 19 states implemented over the past two decades that have produced more effective, fiscally sound, and humane policies for people convicted of violent crimes.”
The Next Step - Sentencing Project

 

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