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Friday, March 19 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Opportunities, Failures, and The Road Ahead: the Public Defender response to COVID-19

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When the pandemic hit, jail populations were quick to drop but then began to creep back to their pre-pandemic levels. State prisons were slower to respond and their populations have declined, but mostly through reduced or delayed admissions rather than increased releases. With some powerful visuals, the Prison Policy Initiative will review the data and then discuss strategies to preserve and expand the decarceration efforts of the last year.

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Speakers
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Peter Wagner

Executive Director, Prison Policy Initiative
Peter Wagner is an attorney and the Executive Director of the Prison Policy Initiative. He co-founded the Prison Policy Initiative in 2001 in order to spark a national discussion about the negative side effects of mass incarceration. His report, Importing Constituents: Prisoners and... Read More →


Friday March 19, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Room 8