#Criminal justice reform

  • Feature: How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York
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    How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 8, 2019

    Cash bail effectively criminalizes poverty. Global Citizens raised their voices—and created change. Read more

  • Article: Los Angeles Country Erases $90 Million in Juvenile Court Fees

    Los Angeles Country Erases $90 Million in Juvenile Court Fees

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 11, 2018

    Criminal justice reform advocates are calling this a breakthrough moment. Read more

  • Article: San Francisco Erases $32 Million in Criminal Fees for 21,000 People

    San Francisco Erases $32 Million in Criminal Fees for 21,000 People

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 23, 2018

    “We should be actively helping people to get their lives back on track." Read more

  • Article: Texas Inmate's Suicide Highlights Need to End Cash Bail, Advocates Say

    Texas Inmate's Suicide Highlights Need to End Cash Bail, Advocates Say

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 20, 2018

    Cash bail has enormous consequences for people living in poverty. Read more

  • Article: Why It's a Crime to Be Poor in America
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    Why It's a Crime to Be Poor in America

    By Katie Dallas|Aug. 7, 2018

    And what Global Citizens are going to do about it. Read more

  • Feature: The Man Who Found Katy Perry Is on a Mission to Fix America’s Justice System

    The Man Who Found Katy Perry Is on a Mission to Fix America’s Justice System

    By Katie Dallas|Jan. 25, 2018

    And he’s succeeding, one wrongful conviction at a time. Read more

  • Article: The Number of Women and Girls in Prison Has Grown 50% Around the World

    The Number of Women and Girls in Prison Has Grown 50% Around the World

    By Colleen Curry|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Nov. 9, 2017

    The US leads in female inmates. Read more

  • Article: Ethnic Minorities Will Be ‘Next Generation’ of Criminals If Britain’s Justice System Doesn’t Change, Claims Major Report

    Ethnic Minorities Will Be ‘Next Generation’ of Criminals If Britain’s Justice System Doesn’t Change, Claims Major Report

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 8, 2017

    Discrimination in the UK is “worse than in the US in some cases.” Read more