Course Corrections Resources

March 25, 2019

NYT Opinion: The Case for Expunging Criminal Records

By J.J. Prescott and Sonja B. Starr Professors Prescott and Starr teach at the University of Michigan Law School.   For many years, debates about expungement laws have been missing something critical: hard data about their effects. But t...

February 15, 2019

At the Hands of Police

Cook County Illinois’s public defender and Equitas National Advisor Amy Campanelli describes her work providing “a voice for the voiceless.” Adapted from Public defenders serve as a voice for people in these commun...

February 4, 2019

Help can’t wait for imprisoned mentally ill

From Equitas National Advisor Cheryl Roberts with The Greenburger Center. From start to finish, the criminal justice system is no place to make treatment and housing decisions about the vast majority of people with serious mental illness...