A sweeping set of criminal justice reforms, that will spare more than 1,100 non-violent drug offenders from prison and save millions in corrections costs, passed the legislature.
Connecticut lawmakers passed a groundbreaking law enforcement reform package that will potentially remake police-community relations in the state.
A package of juvenile justice reforms was signed into law by Governor Malloy yesterday.
Most states have laws that are intended to protect children by creating enhanced penalties for various crimes committed within a certain distance of schools. These laws sound like a common-sense approach, but our research has shown that these laws do not work, will not work and have serious negative effects. In Connecticut, for example, certain […]
The state violated a transgender girl’s rights when it transferred her to an adult prison, Connecticut’s second highest court ruled.