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CJCJ in the news: Marijuana legalization doesn't solve racial disparities in the criminal justice system
- Oct 2, 2014
Vox highlights a recent CJCJ report on the impact of marijuana policy reform.
Proposition 47: Estimating Local Savings and Jail Population Reductions
- Mike Males and Lizzie Buchen, Sep 11, 2014
CJCJ estimates savings and jail population reductions in individual counties as a result of implementing Proposition 47.
Scapegoating the Poor
- Lizzie Buchen, Jul 22, 2014
The story of a single working mother who faces a decade in prison for allowing her daughter to play in a park unsupervised demonstrates our foolish reliance on incarceration and punishment as a way to poverty.
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Explore how California’s 58 counties send their residents to correctional institutions with interactive maps, charts, and downloadable data.