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February 25, 2013 (The Sentencing Project)

The Sentencing Project Joins Texas Allies to Close the Dawson State Jail

Today, The Sentencing Project in partnership with Grassroots Leadership released the report, Dawson State Jail: The Case for Closure.  The report lays out why and how the state of Texas should close Dawson State Jail.  The Sentencing Project is an active member of a broad coalition of civil rights, faith, labor, and prisoner rights organizations including groups that represent prisoner's families and those that work in correctional facilities.

Issue Area(s): Sentencing Policy, Incarceration, Drug Policy, Women