News

2016

Life after prison: Programs seek to give purpose, guidance
The Alton Telegraph, February 8, 2016

Council Approves Panel to Study Criminal Justice Reforms
The Philadelphia Tribune, February 4, 2016

Council’s Criminal Justice Reform Committee Named
Philly.com, February 4, 2016

CSKT program helps tribal members adjust to life after prison
Missoulian, February 4, 2016

Phila. Prosecutor to Lead Obama’s Pardon Unit
Philly.com, February 3, 2016

Special Report: Life after Release
WAVY News, February 1, 2016

Jobs for people leaving prison benefit us all
Ocala Star-Banner, January 31, 2016

Second Chances, Greener Pastures
Philadelphia Daily News, January 28, 2016

Program aims to improve job prospects of former inmates while sprucing up Philly
NewsWorks, January 27, 2016

Expungement bill championed by Harris poised to become law
Rep. Jordan A. Harris, January 27, 2016

United States Supreme Court Rules Miller V. Alabama Is Retroactive
Equal Justice Initiative, January 25, 2016

Life After Prison: Looking for Work
The Crime Report, January 25, 2016

10 Facts About Women in Jails
American Jail Association, January 8, 2016

Philadelphia Aims To Reduce Prison Population In Next Three Years
CBS, January 7, 2016

2015

Charting improvements to Philly’s court system
Philly.com, December 30, 2015

Mayor signs executive order banning prison rape in Philadelphia
NewsWorks.org, December 21, 2015

VA Program Helps Incarcerated Veterans Transition Back Into Society
NPR, December 9, 2015

Kenney says the city should hire ex-offenders
Philadelphia Daily News, November 09, 2015

Kenney talks up his coming administration
Philly.com, November 08, 2015

New York Film Program Gives Inmates Tools For Reentry
TribecaFilm.com, November 02, 2015

President Obama Announces New Actions to Promote Rehabilitation and Reintegration for the Formerly- Incarcerated
The White House, November 02, 2015

Loretta Lynch Announces $53 Million Grant For Prisoner Reentry Programs
Essence, October 02, 2015

Reduce recidivism and help people with reentry
Philly.com, September 16, 2015

Fatherhood Enrichment Program Sponsors Back-to-School Party
RISE, August 23, 2015

Roots to Re-Entry plants a seed
Philadelphia Inquirer, June 20, 2015

News items from 2014 and earlier are located in the RISE News Archive

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