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Albany Working to Help Returning Citizens

posted on June 30th, 2015  |  Read more

“Our main goal is to create safer neighborhoods by releasing better citizens. We want to identify barriers that returning citizens have with regards to employment, education, housing and we work in collaboration with local, state and federal agencies as well,” … Continue reading

2015 Summer Interns

posted on June 12th, 2015  |  Read more

Georgia Justice Project is excited to welcome the 2015 Summer Interns:  (top row from left to right) Molly Wooldridge – Emory Law, Dominque Madison – Columbus State University, Alyssa Zirkman – University of Miami, (bottom row from left to right) Pardis Bakheshi – … Continue reading

New York City Bans the Box

posted on June 12th, 2015  |  Read more

“The Fair Chance Act passed in a landslide vote, with 45 yeas, five nays and one abstention. New York City now joins more than 100 other cities and 17 states that have passed similar “ban the box” laws.” Read the … Continue reading