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Multnomah County District Attorney's Office says it will dismiss marijuana cases, won't prosecute future ones November 12, 2014
'Heartsick' Elias-case judge challenges domestic-violence myths November 12, 2014
California Voters Deal Blow To Prisons, Drug War November 5, 2014
Holder: 'We Can't Incarcerate Our Way to Public Safety' September 23, 2014
When Justice Fails: Advocating for children tried as adults September 20, 2014
'Why do women stay?' is the wrong question to ask September 19, 2014
Justice 4 Youth: Group Wants Reform of Oregon's Measure 11 Law September 18, 2014
Justice for Youth: When is “Tough on Crime” Too Tough? September 11, 2014
"Why Do Women Stay?" is the Wrong Question September 10, 2014
Strong Women, Strong Families, Strong Oregon August 7, 2014
Watch John Oliver Explain the Insanity of Our Prison System With Puppets July 22, 2014
Strong Steps on Sentencing Reform July 22, 2014
How Violence Becomes Normal July 22, 2014
Dealing with the unthinkable, one day at a time July 4, 2014
Women prisoners in Wilsonville complete college domestic violence course June 16, 2014
The real life stats behind women in prison June 4, 2014
Spare the Jail?! May 21, 2014
"Obamacare" Will Help Former Prisoners and Crime Survivors May 16, 2014
2014 Legislative Update May 16, 2014
Justice Reinvestment in Lane County May 16, 2014
New Report Grades Legislature on Racial Equity May 16, 2014
A House Divided No More May 16, 2014
Multnomah County DA Reverses Policy, Will Now Hold 'Second Look' Hearings for Certain Youth Offenders May 14, 2014
It's Not Just About the White House May 12, 2014
Oregon prisoners who take parenting class less likely to be rearrested May 12, 2014
It's Not Just About the White House, Oregon seats up for vote April 22, 2014
Home Safe Home: Why Abuse Often Leads to Homelessness March 26, 2014
Women Exiting Prison Have New Place to Reconnect with Their Children March 4, 2014
Racial equity report card indicates positive trends, work to be done February 25, 2014
Prison agency asks lawmakers for $41 million February 9, 2014