DECARCERATE PA

Lehigh Valley
Decarcerate:

decarcerate.ppjr.org
decarcerate
    @ppjr.org


Philadelphia
Decarcerate:

decarceratepa.info
decarcerate.us
decarceratePA
    @gmail.com

• (267) 217-3372


Pittsburgh
Decarcerate:

decarceratepittsburgh.
    blogspot.com

decarceratePA.pgh
    @gmail.com



Legislative Prison Justice Committee - Pennsylvania Resources


DecarceratePA

2013-14 Legislative Session: "Bad Bills"

The "Bad Bills, which add more costs and penalties to people already incarcerated, include: These bills have died at the end of the 2013-14 legislative session, but could return in the 2015-16 session.

Campaign against Life-without-Parole sentencing

(look for an update soon)

Campaign to stop new prison construction

Also see:

ACLU-PA (American Civil Liberties Union)

ACLU Bill Tracker

ACLU tracks bills on several topics related to criminal justice, including
  • Criminal Justice Reform
  • Death Penalty
  • Drug Policy Reform
  • Due Process
  • Police Practices
  • Prisoner's Rights
  • Racial Justice
The bill tracker includes a summary of the bill's provisions, it's status in the legislative process, ACLU's position (for or against the bill), and sometimes other commentary.

Amnesty International (USA)

Death Penalty

Solitary Confinement


Pennsylvania Council of Churches - Ministry of Public Advocacy

PACC/MPA website has information about legislation, educational resources, and advocacy on many different topics, including these:

Death Penalty

Criminal Justice



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Location: http://decarcerate.ppjr.org/
Last Updated: 11/26/2014
Created: July 17, 2014