Washington courts adopt rule to close racial bias loophole in jury selection

The rule also formally acknowledges that "implicit, institutional, and unconscious biases, in addition to purposeful discrimination, have resulted in the unfair exclusion of potential jurors in Washington State."
Apr 11, 2018

The New Talent Playbook: Removing Barriers for Formerly Incarcerated Professionals

Unloop is a nonprofit with the mission to enable people who have been in prison to succeed in careers in tech. Join them for a night of conversation around removing barriers for formerly incarcerated professionals in tech. The event will begin with a panel featuring formerly incarcerated software developers and the companies that hire them, followed by […]
Nov 27, 2017

For Brazilian prisoners, turning pages will shorten sentences

Homer, Steinbeck and Dickens. Every high schooler has to read them, and now, their works might be a way for Brazilian prisoners to get their hands on a “get out of jail early” card. According to a Reuters.com article, the Brazilian government announced earlier this week that a new program called “Redemption through Reading” will […]
Jun 30, 2012