Virginia Cure

Virginia CURE is a state chapter of CURE, Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants. Our mission is to reduce crime through criminal justice reform. To achieve success, all concerned citizens must make an effort to be informed and participate in activities that encourage fair, humane, and responsible criminal justice and prison policies.
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In Virginia, Fast Cars Land You Behind Bars
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Patrick George, Senior staff writer for Jalopnik.com, shares his personal experience of a 3 day stay at a Virginia Jail. Mr George was able to glimpse into what we at Virginia CURE know far too well; our Commonwealth's tough on crime stance creates a Kafkaesque experience for citizens who err when caught in our legal system. Virginia CURE thanks Mr. George for the permission to share his story. Incarceration can happen to us all.
Inmate Medical Care
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Inmate medical Hi!!!! My name is Sheree. I'm currently involved in helping a friend incarcerated at Sussex 2 state prison. He is a long time friend of my family. Yes...he made a mistake and is currently serving a life sentence. He had been denied his medication for pain and nerve damage wh...
Returning Citizen Job Fair
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Join the Hampton Roads Chapter of Virginia CURE on November 7, 2013 for their 2nd annual Returning Citizens Job Fair. All attendees must RSVP in advance via missingvoterproject@gmail.com.