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Right On Crime at the State Policy Network Annual Meeting

| October 29, 2012

Right On Crime will be hosting two events at the State Policy Network’s Annual Meeting in November. The meeting will be at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 4750 Amelia Island Parkway, Amelia Island, Florida, 32034. To attend either or both events, you must be registered to attend the State Policy Network Annual Meeting. Register here.

Right On Crime Dinner:

The first event will be a dinner on November 13th, featuring Grover Norquist. Norquist, a Right On Crime signatory, will offer remarks on how free market and limited government principles can guide state public policy decisions about criminal justice.


The Plaza Ballroom


Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 7:30 P.M.

SPN attendees must register separately for the dinner here.

Right On Crime Panel Discussion on Overcriminalization:

On November 15th, Right On Crime will host a panel discussion titled “Overcoming Overcriminalization: How You Can Combat the Criminalization of Capitalism.”

Erick Erickson of and CNN will serve as the moderator.

The three panelists will be:

Paul Larkin, The Heritage Foundation

Isaac Gorodetski, The Manhattan Institute

Marc Levin, The Texas Policy Foundation and Right On Crime


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Thursday, November 15, 2012, 4:00 – 5:00 PM

Please also be sure to visit the Right On Crime booth at the SPN Meeting.


VIBRANT P. REDDY is Senior Fellow for criminal justice issues at the Charles Koch Institute. Previously, Reddy was the Senior Policy Analyst for both Right on Crime and the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Center for Effective Justice. He has authored several reports on criminal justice policy and is a frequent speaker and media commentator on the topic. Reddy has worked as a research assistant at The Cato Institute, as a law clerk to the Honorable Gina M. Benavides of the Thirteenth Court of Appeals of Texas, and as an attorney in private practice, focusing on trial and appellate litigation. Reddy graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in Plan II Honors, Economics, and History, and he earned his law degree at the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in Dallas. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and of the State Bar’s Appellate Section and Criminal Justice Section.