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Kate McCracken presenting at the SF Public Defenders Justice Summit 2013
- Feb 15, 2013
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013, the San Francisco Public Defender's Office is hosting its annual Justice Summit for 2013, celebrating 50 years of Gideon.
CASI featured on Valley Public Radio, Mike Males explains trends
- Aug 13, 2012
- CJCJ's California Sentencing Institute (CASI), released on July 30, featured on Valley Edition on August 7, 2012. CASI shows that on average, Valley counties utilize state and local incarceration more than the rest of the state. As AB 109 criminal justice realignment progresses, these counties are now faced with tough decisions about how to best serve low level offenders locally. With interviews from CJCJ's Senior Research Fellow Mike Males, and San Francisco Public Defender Jeff…
CJCJ Opposes AB 2141
- Apr 3, 2010
- Congratulations to Patti Lee and Jeff Adachi of the San Francisco Public Defender's Office for their tireless effort in defeating AB 2141. Patti Lee served as the lead opposition by organizing CJCJ, Youth Law Center, and the Commonwealth Juvenile Justice Program along with the Public Defenders' Offices from 5 counties, including San Francisco and Alameda to back her in this fight against the bill. Without Patti Lee and Jeff Adachi's opposition and perseverance in defeating this bill, more youth…
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