No matter what happens, we’re ready to keep advocating for the next Chief State’s Attorney to embrace their role in decreasing incarceration and racism in the criminal legal system.
We’re asking the three finalists to take our survey about their views on incarceration and racism.
We fought every step of the way for liberation, justice, and equity. Here is the good and bad news.
AS SCOTUS OVERTURNS ROE V. WADE, THE CT COALITION FOR CHOICE CONTINUES THE FIGHT FOR REPRODUCTIVE FREEDOM
Connecticut’s leaders must continue to defend and advance reproductive health, rights, and justice
The Supreme Court issued a shameful ruling today overturning Roe v. Wade. Abortion remains a legal right in Connecticut.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled today in Vega v. Tekoh that a person cannot sue a police officer under federal civil rights laws for violating their Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination by failing...
In the legislature
H.B. 5248, An Act Concerning the Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions on Occupational Licenses
House Bill 5248 is the opportunity for Connecticut to require job licensure boards to make a determination based on a person, not a background check result. We will all benefit if we stop blocking people’s access to employment solely based on that person’s criminal record.