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September 13, 2019

Should Gov. Wolf Release These 9 Prison Lifers? The Board of Pardons Thinks So

Samantha Melamed - September 13, 2019

Since Gov. Tom Wolf took office in 2015, he has commuted the life sentences of 11 men and women. That amounts to just 0.2% of Pennsylvania’s 5,450 prison...

August 28, 2019

Pennsylvania Plans to Close Another Prison

Marc Levy - August 28, 2019

Pennsylvania prison officials are planning to close another prison, as the inmate population continues to decline and prison costs rise, lawmakers and union officials said Wednesday.

Prison officials b...

August 28, 2019

Community Forgiveness and Restoration Symposium

Community Forgiveness & Restoration will be hosting a symposium titled, Success Beyond the Bars that will focus on probation/parole, job opportunities, and criminal justice reform. Hosted by radio personality, Solomon Jone...

August 8, 2019

Parole Reforms Rely on Families and Communities of Returning Citizens to Pick Up Responsibility for Care and Supervision

Vanessa A Masarro - May 2, 2019

The last decade has seen a leveling off of prison populations in the United States. Professor Vanessa A. Massaro write...

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