October 19, 2016 Announcement

Harvard Magazine Profiles Courting Death by CJPP Co-Director Carol Steiker

Read about Professors Carol Steiker and Jordan Steiker’s new book Courting Death: The Supreme Court and Capital Punishment, as well as their larger work and career trajectories, in the November-December 2016 issue of Harvard Magazine.

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October 7, 2016 Announcement, News

CJPP Publishes Primer on Bail Reform

Moving Beyond Money: A Primer on Bail Reform provides guidance on devising a system of pretrial decision-making that preserves judicial integrity and protects public safety while also ensuring fairness, transparency, and efficiency.

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October 3, 2016 News

CJPP Clemency Initiative Highlighted in Boston Globe

A recent column in the Boston Globe highlighted the Criminal Justice Policy Program’s successful advocacy as part of its Clemency Initiative.

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September 8, 2016 Announcement, News

CJPP Publishes Guide for Policy Reform of Fees and Fines in the Criminal Justice System

Excessive financial obligations, as well as improper practices for imposing and enforcing court debt, can have extremely harmful consequences for individuals, families, and communities. As part of its efforts to bring about significant reform in this area, the Criminal Justice Policy Program published Confronting Criminal Justice Debt: A Guide to Policy Reform.

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September 1, 2016 Announcement, News

President Obama Grants Clemency to Three Federal Prison Inmates Represented Through CJPP’s Clemency Initiative

On August 30, 2016, President Obama granted clemency to 111 people including three individuals represented as part of the Criminal Justice Policy Program’s Clemency Initiative.

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