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Criminal Records CLE – Oct. 30th, 2020

Georgia recently passed two bills that significantly expand criminal record clearing options for individuals who were convicted – SB 288 and SB 435. Georgia Justice Project took the lead in advocating for and drafting SB 288, which becomes effective January … Continue reading

Probation Best Practices During Covid-19

Georgia Justice Project has joined with other national and state organizations to call for the release of certain individuals from jails and prisons to minimize the threat to the health and lives of people who are incarcerated, but we are … Continue reading

Helpful Links for the COVID-19 Crisis

Health Information General COVID-19 Information: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention World Health Organization City of Atlanta has also created a site in response to COVID-19 that includes a timeline, list of resources, and information on how to be tested … Continue reading

GJP’s Response to COVID-19

As people across the nation are experiencing uncertainty as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, this is a particularly challenging time for the 4.3 million people who have a Georgia criminal history, who were already experiencing unemployment, housing insecurities and … Continue reading