We need your voices NOW to help Virginia pass important Ban the Box legislation. Read on to find out who you can call and what to say!
SUPPORT RIHD! Help pass "fair and commonsense" sentence reform laws. Please read, download, print and share with incarcerated persons, family, friends and your district state legislators.
Support RIHD transportation service initiative. Help defray cost to the many economically disadvantaged families by sponsoring a rider and/ or a tax deductible donation.
The Mobile Justice Tour (MJT) in Virginia is embarking on their 3rd fifteen-city tour calling for the overhaul of Virginia’s Justice System, restoring civil and voting rights and for state-wide fair-hiring application policies for persons with a criminal record.
"Great news! We just heard this week that Fredericksburg banned the box!" Please read on and share with others.....
Volunteer groups to assist ex-felons with restoration of the rights on Friday, May 9 at Richmond Coliseum 6th & Board. Share information and invite everyone to attend.
Special Meeting Tuesday, May 13th in Richmond. Reservation required. R.I.H.D., Inc. wants to hear about your experiences dealing with the criminal justice system as part of our “Towards a Caring Economy” focus group and get your suggestion for changing policies to better promote public safety and economic opportunities.
As the current 2014 General Assembly comes to a close, RIHD, PAFERJ, MJT are continuing it's advocacy to educate and gather public support for "fair and commonsense" laws. We need your help, we need everyone to be proactive in letting their district legislators know you support said "positions" Feel free to clip, paste or print and share with others, especially those directly affected. Thank you for your continued support.
Families For Justice As Healing are organizing the FREE HER Rally on June 21, 2014 in Washington DC on the Washington Mall. Women and supporters from across the country coming together to raise our voices as one to end mass incarceration and the war on drugs, the major catalyst to mass incarceration of women.
The second-in-command at the Justice Department met Tuesday with defense lawyers and interest groups to identify the cases of worthy prisoners who could qualify for clemency.
Help R.I.H.D., Inc. to correct all unfair jury trials in Virginia.
The Mobile Justice Tour (MJT) in Virginia is embarking on their 3rd fifteen-city tour calling for the overhaul of Virginia's Justice System, restoring civil and voting rights and for state-wide fair-hiring application policies for persons with a criminal record.
Mobile Justice Tour, the event re-launches on Saturday, December 14, with a focus on three key issues: civil rights restoration for citizens with felony convictions, removing questions about an applicant’s criminal background from initial employment forms, and sentencing reform to end mass incarceration in Virginia.
Host Gloria Taylor Edwards & C0-Host Shirley T. Burke on WCLM 1450 AM. Guest commentators Terry Dysick, of Guidance, Inc and Keith Wm. DeBlasio, of Smart on Crime Solutions. The topic: The U.S.Incarceration Issues/The Business of Incarceration.
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THE ARMSTRONG HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR CAN ONLY SING AT CARNEGIE HALL MAR 1-4 IF THE COMMUNITY RALLIES AND HELPS THEM GET THERE. YOUR HELP IS NEEDED!!