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"David Simon on Baltimore’s Anguish"

The Marshall Project
David Simon, 2010 MacArthur Fellow
Related Grantee: Marshall Project
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Considering Ethics and Neuroscience in the Justice System

The report addresses the intersection of neuroscience and the legal system and cites 16 works by members of the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience.

"Fixing Justice in America"

Politico Magazine
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US Jails Warehouse Sick, Poor: Op-Ed by President Julia Stasch

Jail is not supposed to be where you put the mentally ill or those too poor to pay bail. Nor is it supposed to be where African Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans and Asians go for crimes ...

"What Should Be the Purpose of Prison?"

The New York Times
Related Grantee: Vera Institute of Justice
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Keep Out of Jail Those Who Don't Need to be Locked Up: Op-Ed by President Julia Stasch

Jail is where over-incarceration begins. Millions of people in jail today simply don’t need to be there, and the devastating costs and consequences fall disproportionately on low-income people and communities of color.

"Stop Placing the Mentally Ill in Jails"

The New York Times
Related Grantee: Vera Institute of Justice

"A National Cry for Criminal Justice Reform"

The Washington Post
Related Grantee: Vera Institute of Justice

"Forsyth County Defies National Jail Trend"

Winston-Salem Journal
Related Grantee: Vera Institute of Justice

Staff

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Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
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Patrick Griffin

Senior Program Officer
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Quinn Hanzel

Grants Manager
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Mary McClanahan Thiel

Team Coordinator
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Erica Twyman

Team Administrator
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Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer
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Maurice Samuels

Program Officer