December 11, 2013 2pm Eastern Unlocking Justice Webinar: The Historic Rise of Life Sentences in America
This webinar will take place on Wednesday, December 11th at 2 p.m. ET. Click here to register.
Presenter: Dr. Ashley Nellis, The Sentencing Project.
As documented in our recent report, Life Goes On: The Historic Rise in Life Sentences in America, by senior research analyst Ashley Nellis, over 159,000 people were serving life sentences in 2012, with nearly 50,000 serving life without parole. Dr. Nellis will present key findings from the report that includes:
February 5, 2014 GOVERNING Institute's 2014 Outlook on States & Localities
Washington, DC -- Marc Mauer will discuss innovative ways to improve public safety as a panelist on Public Safety: Strategies for Stayng Safe While Cutting Costs at the GOVERNING Institute's 2014 Outlook on States & Localities conference.