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Call PA’s Senators to Support Sentencing Reform

From the National Council of Churches (http://www.ncccusa.org): On Monday evening President Obama announced an end to the use of solitary confinement for juveniles. This is also a part of the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act. Today, faith based advocates will … Continue reading

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Urge Senator Toomey to Support the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act

From the National Council of Churches (http://www.ncccusa.org): Senator Toomey does not currently support the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act (SRCA). This bill begins to address some of the inequity in the criminal justice system. By not supporting this bill, he … Continue reading

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Urge the President to Support Sentencing Reform

From the National Council of Churches (http://www.ncccusa.org): On Tuesday evening, President Obama spoke about the bi-partisan comprehensive criminal justice reform bill in his State of the Union address. We are now calling on faith based advocates to join the civil … Continue reading

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Urge PA’s Senators to Support Sentencing Reform

From the National Council of Churches (http://www.ncccusa.org): This year will be a crucial one for criminal justice reform efforts. The Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act (SRCA) has been passed by the Judiciary Committee and will next go to the Senate … Continue reading

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Urge Senators Casey and Toomey to Support the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act TODAY

From the National Council of Churches (http://www.ncccusa.org): The time to act is now. The civil rights, human rights, and religious communities are coming together on December 3 to advocate for the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act. While there are a … Continue reading

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Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act Webinar—November 17, National

From the Sentencing Project (http://www.sentencingproject.org): Please join The Sentencing Project on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 1:30 pm ET, for a webinar on the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act, a bipartisan, bicameral reform bill recently introduced in Congress. The legislation would take … Continue reading

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Urge Senators Casey and Toomey to Cosponsor the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act

From the National Council of Churches (http://www.ncccusa.org): Two major problems are contributing to the crisis in the criminal justice system… While there are a myriad of issues that need attention in our criminal justice system, two stand out. First, mandatory … Continue reading

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