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CCR in the News

September 26, 2022

CCR in the News

... But stop and frisks have increased dramatically under Adams and NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell, whom he appointed in December. Police recorded 4,116 stop-and-frisks in the second quarter of 2022, the most in any three-month period since the fourth quarter of 2015, according to data from the...
September 26, 2022

CCR in the News

... The groups, including the Center for Constitutional Rights, the Drop LWOP Coalition and the Abolitionist Law Center, are urging the UN to call for the abolition of all death by incarceration sentences. “Death by incarceration is the devastating consequence of a cruel and racially discriminatory...
September 26, 2022

CCR in the News

... The organizations—including the Center for Constitutional Rights, the Abolitionist Law Center, the Amistad Law Project, Release Aging People in Prison, the Drop LWOP Coalition, the California Coalition for Women Prisoners, and the Andy and Gwen Stern Community Lawyering Clinic at the Drexel...
September 19, 2022

Blog Post

Anne White Hat detailed widespread collusion that has led to industry-authored laws and violent arrests of protesters
CCR Blog
September 6, 2022

Blog Post

President Biden froze the funds after the Taliban takeover in August 2021.
CCR Blog

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May 5, 2015