Not Ex-Offenders, But People – A Recap of 2017 Justice Day

posted on May 10th, 2017  |  Read more

On February 2, 2017, GJP partnered with 13 co-sponsoring organizations and 275 directly impacted individuals and concerned citizens from all across Georgia to promote criminal justice reform in our state. Attendees learned about current reform efforts, had the opportunity to speak directly to their legislators about these critical issues, and heard from leaders in the reform movement.

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Heritage Foundation Report

posted on March 22nd, 2017  |  Read more

Read this report from The Heritage Foundation, a conservative research and education institution.  There is “growing evidence that a number of collateral consequences may frustrate reintegration into the community and encourage recidivism.” This report calls for legislators to reassess existing collateral … Continue reading

Second Chances: Reflections from Former Clients

posted on October 26th, 2016  |  Read more

Former GJP clients Ricks, April and Theo shared their personal stories from their experiences with GJP. Listen to their testimonies of second chances and what it means to be a part of Georgia Justice Project’s family.