Darren Rainey: October 11 Meeting with State Attorney
    Summary of Meeting with State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle on October 11, 2016 to Discuss the Progress of the Investigation of the Death of Darren Rainey on June 23, 2012   Attending: Howard Simon, Executive Director of the ACLU of Florida; Shirley Johnson, President of the Miami-Dade NAACP; Amy McClellan, Marilyn Lieberman, George […]
Governor Brown vetoed SB1157, but the fight is not over!
Dear Supporters, We are disappointed to let you know that today, Governor Brown vetoed SB 1157, threatening incarcerated people and their loved ones’ rights to meaningful in-person visitation. While we are saddened by the Governor’s failure to protect in-person visitation, we know that our effort to make in-person visitation accessible for family members and their […]
Good News… that isn’t good enough!
It’s not often that we get to share good news, but here it is: Justice Dept says it will end use of private prisons. We’ve been trying to do this in Vermont, and we’ve succeeded in reducing the number of men sent out of state to the private facility in Michigan, owned by GEO Group. […]
Read director of Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform’s latest blog post: Schadenfreude about the good news that stock prices for GEO Group and CCA are plummeting.
Call the Governor today!
We’re almost there! Tell Governor Jerry Brown to sign SB 1157 into law and protect meaningful family visits in California jails.
My name is #046427
I was born March 11, 1905. I came to prison in 1953. My name is #046427. I was sentenced to 18 yrs. for aggravated assault. I am still in an Arkansas prison There may be some people that should not get out of prison, but a lot of the men and women that are there should not […]
AR-CURE Summer Newsletter 2016
You can help us with the cost of mailing this newsletter to our fellow citizens in prison by joining AR-CURE or making a donation (of any amount).Summer 2016 Newsletter Issue 7
Meeting reminder reg. SQ780 & SQ781
very important meeting MUST PASS these SQ's
update on Lawton visiting
At this point Lawton is planing on visiting this weekend. BUT you may want to call before making the drive as 2 CO's were attacked yesterday
The death of John MacKenzie at the hands of the New York State Parole Board will not be in Vain!
Parole Justice New York joined with many other organizations to host joint demonstrations in New York City and Albany to hold the Parole Board accountable for the suicide of John MacKenzie, a stalwart advocate for parole reform. Many thanks to Vikki Law for this piece about John and the fight to change this dysfunctional system. […]