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NY State Needs Fair Access to Victim Compensation

May 20, 2022 8:27:00 PM

When someone experiences violence, they are entitled to victims' compensation but due to various bar...

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Violence & Restorative Justice with Danielle Sered

Apr 29, 2022 10:44:28 AM

Danielle Sered is the author of Until We Reckon: Violence, Mass Incarceration, and a Road to Repair....

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How a Federal Fund For Crime Victims Discriminates Against Black and Brown Survivors

Nov 1, 2021 8:10:00 PM

In the aftermath of a crime, victims and their families often turn to victim compensation funds, whi...

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The Common Justice Podcast, Episode 1: Crimmigration

Jun 15, 2021 3:02:00 PM

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Until We Reckon Press

Mar 19, 2019 10:55:00 AM

Common Justice’s Executive Director, Danielle Sered, was recently featured on both Democracy Now and...

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Common Justice: Responding to Violence Without Incarceration

Jan 29, 2019 3:41:00 PM

With the 2020 Democratic presidential primary heating up, we are already seeing criminal justice as ...

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SURVIVORS OF VIOLENCE NEED EXPANDED PATHS TO HEALING

Nov 11, 2021 10:54:44 PM

Surviving violence can upend a person’s life.

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Eliminating Barriers To Healing

May 31, 2022 9:40:59 AM

An Examination of Victim Compensation in New York State In this report, we explore the importance of...

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Op-Ed: We must provide more support to victims & survivors

Apr 26, 2022 12:12:00 PM

This is an op-ed written by New York State Assemblyperson Anna Kelles who represents Tompkins County...

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Advocates push for three bills to end cycle of violence

Apr 25, 2022 12:16:00 PM

ALBANY, N.Y. (WTEN) — Today marks the first day of National Crime Victims Week. With just 19 days le...

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Solutions To Violence: Creating Safety without Prisons or Policing

Sep 19, 2021 12:00:00 AM

Common Justice is proud to announce the release of our most recent and groundbreaking report: Soluti...

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Discussion Guide – Until We Reckon: Violence, Mass Incarceration, And A Road To Repair

May 19, 2021 12:00:00 AM

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Beyond Offender and Victim

Oct 19, 2020 3:41:42 PM

Common Justice Toward a Humane, Event-Centered Language for Talking about People Involved in Crime a...

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Common Justice’s Statement on the New York State Budget

Apr 11, 2022 4:09:04 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2022 Brooklyn, NY—Common Justice released the following statement on...

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Common Justice’s Statement on Governor Hochul’s Plan to Rollback Major Criminal Justice Reforms

Mar 17, 2022 5:51:22 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2022 Brooklyn, NY—Common Justice released the following statement on...

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Common Justice Testimony Women and Gender Equity Hearing on Survivor Access to Services

Feb 22, 2022 11:58:50 AM

My name is Jessica Persaud and I am the Director of Policy at Common Justice. I am speaking today to...

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Is Prison The Answer To Violence?

Oct 19, 2020 3:41:42 PM

The Marshall Project One of the myths of criminal justice reform is that you can cut the prison popu...

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The Only Way To Tackle Mass Incarceration Is To Address The Issue Of Those Convicted Of Violent Offenses

Dec 19, 2019 3:41:00 PM

takepart Violence And Redemption, TakePart's Big Issue Vol. 11

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Common Justice featured on AFROPUNK Solution Sessions

Oct 17, 2018 12:00:00 AM

In this episode of the AFROPUNK Solution Sessions, the podcast focuses on understanding the prison s...

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