Indiana House Bill 1432 allowing some incarcerated parents to better maintain involvement in their children’s lives, passes committee and heads to full House.
A new report by the Vera Institute of Justice details the effects of Indiana House Bill 1006 – intending to fight the effects of mass incarceration.
Deanna Hoskins of The Hill reports on the House version of the 2018 Farm Bill which, among other things, expands the list of convictions that trigger a lifetime ban on food stamps.
The California program, The Ride Home, is helping people the first few hours after they’re released from prison. Counselors pick people up, take them for coffee and food, buy them new clothes, and are with them in those first moments as they learn to reenter society. Among big transitions such as finding work or housing, […]