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Public Comment on the NYC Board of Corrections Proposed Rules Concerning Restrictive Housing2021-04-21T22:54:13-05:00

  Public Comment on the NYC Board of Corrections Proposed Rules Concerning Restrictive Housing

I write to you with deep concern about the proposed rules concerning restrictive housing, especially the provisions concerning Young Adults and the application of the Risk Management Accountability System (RMAS) outlined there.

Justice Roadmap2021-04-21T22:55:54-05:00

  Justice Roadmap

We are criminal justice and immigration justice advocates, directly impacted people, legal service providers, and faith leaders who stand united in the belief that this is a critical moment in our country’s history, one that requires our state’s leaders to have moral clarity and take unequivocal action.

Raise The Age – New York Memo of Support for S4002/A54492021-03-01T16:00:42-05:00

  Raise The Age – New York Memo of Support for S4002/A5449

In light of the recent incident in Rochester where a 9 year old girl experienced a mental health crisis and was physically restrained with handcuffs and pepper sprayed by police, we are confronted by the failure of our response to children in mental health crisis and the criminalization of Black children in New York.

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