- Mayor Bloomberg announces partnership with NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital to Improve Trauma Services in NYC’s Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Systems…Read about it HERE
- Bloomberg also announced… No More Jail Stays for Minor NYC Marijuana Busts. Read about it HERE.
- And ON NPR’S All Things Considered...The Drug Laws That Changed How We Punish. (THE FIRST STORY IN A SERIES FUNDED BY The Prospect Hill Foundation and David Rockefeller Fund).
Thursday, February 21, 2013 8:30am – 10:30am: Brushes with the Law: Young New Yorkers, Neighborhoods and the Criminal Justice System. REGISTER HERE
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ON THE HORIZON:
–March 5, 2013, 10:30am: NYJJI CONFERENCE CALL ON DISPROPORTIONATE MINORITY CONTACT:
Call participants include:
- Michele Sviridoff, Deputy Criminal Justice Coordinator for Research and Planning
- Larry Busching, First Deputy Criminal Justice Coordinator in the Mayor’s Office of the Criminal Justice Coordinator
- Annie Salsich, Director of Vera’s Center on Youth Justice Courtney Ramirez, DMC Coordinator New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services
-March 11, 2013, 9am to 11am: PROTECTING OUTR FUTURE: DEFENDING THEIR RIGHTS
Hosted by Brooklyn Defender Services and New York Community Trust @ The New York Community Trust, 909 Third Avenue (Between 54th and 55th Streets), 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10022
- Dr. Jeffrey Butts, Director of the Center for Research and Evaluation at John Jay College
- Al Siegel, Deputy Director of the Center for Court Innovation