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Criminal Justice Reform 101 – Feb. 11th – State Capitol Bldg in Austin

| January 31, 2013

If you live in the Austin area you are welcome to attend this legislative briefing on criminal justice reform. It will be co-hosted by the Texas Public Policy Foundation, the Texas Probation Association and the Texas Criminal Justice Coalition.

Here are the details:

What: Legislative Briefing for lawmakers, staff, media, activists and the public

Where: State Capitol building, Capitol Grill banquet room

When: Monday, Feb. 11th, 2013 from 9:00am until 11:00am

Why: To brief audience members on cost effective solutions to criminal justice problems


9:00 am

Breakfast and General Reception

9:10 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

  • Dr. Ana Yáñez-Correa, Executive Director, Texas Criminal Justice Coalition
  • Marc Levin, Director, Center for Effective Justice, Texas Public Policy Foundation
  • Dr. Michael Noyes, Director, Dallas County CSCD; Co-Chair, Texas Probation Association – Adult Legislative Committee

9:15 am

“Smart-on-Crime” Film Screening

9:25 am

Breaking the Cycle of Crime Without Breaking the Bank

  • Dr. Ana Yáñez-Correa

9:45 am

Conservatives on Criminal Justice

  • Marc Levin

10:05 am

The Role of the CSCD (Adult Probation Department) within the Texas Criminal Justice System

  • Dr. Michael Noyes

10:25 am

Question and Answer Period

10:55 am

Closing Remarks


RIGHT ON CRIME is a national campaign to promote successful, conservative solutions on American criminal justice policy—reforming the system to ensure public safety, shrink government, and save taxpayers money. By sharing research and policy ideas and mobilizing strong conservative voices, we work to raise awareness of the growing support for effective reforms within the conservative movement. We are transforming the debate on criminal justice in America.