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Online Book Talk: The Case for Abolishing Life Sentences

February 27, 2019
1:00 pm ET

Join us for a thoughtful discussion on our new book, The Meaning of Life: The Case for Abolishing Life Sentencesby Marc Mauer, Executive Director, and Ashley Nellis, Senior Research Analyst.

"The Meaning of Life" Book Talk: Harvard Law School

February 28, 2019
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
1515 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA

Marc Mauer will lead a discussion around his new book with Ashley Nellis, The Meaning of Life: The Case for Abolishing Life Sentences. 

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site: Conversations About Crime, Justice, And The American Prison System

March 05, 2019
6:00 pm ET
Philadelphia, PA

Marc Mauer will explore the policy changes that have produced the historic growth of life sentences, and present evidence that life imprisonment actually reduces public safety at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site.