The Sentencing Project hosted a webinar discussing the latest research and advocacy around second look reforms. Panelists highlighted California’s prosecutor-initiated sentencing reviews, DC’s Second Look Amendment Act—impacting up to 29% of its imprisoned population, and the campaign for an Elder Parole bill in New York State.
Charles Allen, Chair, D.C. Council’s Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety
Hillary Blout, Director, For the People
Joel Castón, Co-Founder, Young Men Emerging Unit at the D.C. Jail
José Saldaña, Director, Release Aging People in Prison
Nazgol Ghandnoosh, Senior Research Analyst, The Sentencing Project