Tag:criminal justice reform
Justice Department Will Award $57 Million to Justice System Reforms and Racial Equity Programs, Initiatives
The DOJ said it’ll award nearly $57 million to criminal justice reform and racial equity programs in the criminal justice system.
The House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday approved a bill to make it easier to seal criminal records for non-violent offenses.
The Colorado General Assembly passed about 40 new laws related to criminal justice and corrections, including an overhaul of the state’s misdemeanor code and a bill limiting the use of ketamine injections by first responders.
Black and Hispanic felony defendants face a “persistent set of disadvantages” compared to white defendants, according to a new report