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CJCJ in the news: Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton Accepted Almost the Same Amount of Prison Lobbyist DonationsCJCJ in the news: Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton Accepted Almost the Same Amount of Prison Lobbyist Donations

Political Landscape, Correctional Institutions—The Huffington Post reports on Hillary Clinton and Marco Rubio receiving campaign contributions from private prison lobbies, and cites CJCJ statistics showing racial disparities in the justice system.

CJCJ in the news: Rising crime in Long Beach stoking anxieties among police, politicians

Justice by Geography, Sentencing—Southern California Public Radio (SCPR) asks to CJCJ's Mike Males to comment on whether or not Proposition 47 has effected crime in Long Beach.

CJCJ in the news: Others States Can Learn from Changes to Juvenile Justice in California

Juvenile Justice, Correctional Institutions—Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE) publishes an op-ed by CJCJ executive director, Daniel Macallair, on the success of California systemic changes to its juvenile justice system.

CJCJ in the news: Department of Juvenile Justice: Empower or end?CJCJ in the news: Department of Juvenile Justice: Empower or end?

Juvenile Justice, Correctional Institutions—The Daily Journal's L.J. Williamson tackles the question of closing California's state youth correctional facilities, and quotes CJCJ's Daniel Macallair on why local facilities are the superior… Continue

CJCJ in the news: Mike Males on the ineffectiveness of youth curfewsCJCJ in the news: Mike Males on the ineffectiveness of youth curfews

Model Local Practices, Juvenile Justice—After a mother in Saskatoon called for the imposition of a 10 pm curfew on youth, CBC Saskatoon interviewed CJCJ's Mike Males on the failure of youth curfews to curb crime or deter gang activity.

January Newsletter: Proposed Ballot Initiative to Repeal Direct FileJanuary Newsletter: Proposed Ballot Initiative to Repeal Direct File

Sentencing, Juvenile Justice, Political Landscape—CJCJ offers a new free resource for youth, KQED's Forum interviews CJCJ Executive Director Daniel Macallair , and Governor Brown announces new ballot initiative to repeal direct file.

Governor Brown Proposes Additional $250 Million in Adult Facility Construction FundingGovernor Brown Proposes Additional $250 Million in Adult Facility Construction Funding

Blog, Correctional Institutions—Governor Brown’s 2016-2017 budget proposal increases state spending on local criminal justice facilities, while limiting competition for funds.

CJCJ in the news: U.S. Supreme Court, Life Sentences for Juveniles Must Be Reviewed

Sentencing, Juvenile Justice—Public News Service interviews CJCJ's executive director, Daniel Macallair, on the significance of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent juvenile justice decision.

CJCJ in the news: U.S. Supreme Court, Life Sentences for Juveniles Must Be Reviewed

Sentencing, Juvenile Justice—Public News Service interviews CJCJ's executive director, Daniel Macallair, on the significance of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent juvenile justice decision.

CJCJ in the news: Court Decision Brings Hope, Uncertainty for Juveniles Sentenced to Life

Juvenile Justice—JJIE quotes CJCJ's Daniel Macallair on today's Supreme Court decision to retroactively extend a a 2012 verdict ruling juvenile life without parole (JLWOP) as unconstitutional.

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Established in 1985 as the Western Regional Office of the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (NCIA), the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice (CJCJ) is a nonprofit nonpartisan organization promoting a balanced and humane criminal justice system through the provision of direct services, technical assistance, and policy analysis.

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