Elain Ellerbe | October 11, 2017
In recent years, the Louisiana legislature has authorized a number of population specific pre-trial diversion programs. These include diversion programs for certain offenders who are dealing with substance abuse, mental health issues, and for victims of human trafficking. These types of diversion programs have shown great success at reducing recidivism across the country. Even with their successes, the Pelican State can do several things to improve the efficacy, accountability, and transparency of these pro...
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Right on Crime | September 15, 2017
Find out why conservative leaders like Newt Gingrich, Ed Meese, Grover Norquist, Rick Perry, Jeb Bush, Ralph Reed, Ken Cuccinelli, and many others have signed the Right on Crime Statement of Principles.
Learn why criminal justice reform is on the minds of prominent conservatives, elected officials and potential presidential candidates.