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Letter to the Judiciary Committee: Time for Action on Civil Asset Forfeiture

Dear Chairman Goodlatte and Chairman Grassley: We write to ask you to pass legislation reforming federal civil asset forfeiture. As it is currently practiced, civil asset forfeiture is an affront to private property rights as well as fundamental rights to

ACUF and Others ask Senate Judiciary Committee to Conduct Oversight of US Attorney Nominees

Dear Chairman Grassley: On March 21, we wrote to urge you and members of the committee to conduct basic oversight with respect to the president’s nominees to serve as United States Attorneys. After noting the enormous influence federal prosecutors have

Another Fault of the Criminal Justice System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Another Fault of the Criminal Justice System: ACUF and Others Ask Sentencing Commission to Research Impact of Parental Incarceration WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF), in partnership with four other organizations dedicated to criminal

Alleviating the Impact of Parental Incarceration on Children through Sentencing Reform

Memorandum To: United States Sentencing Commission From: Pat Nolan, American Conservative Union Foundation Patricia Allard, Justice Strategies Jessica Jackson, Cut50 Marc Levin, Right on Crime Coalition Arthur Rizer, R Street Institute Date: July 9, 2017 Pope Francis recently explained last

House Oversight Committee Holds Hearing on Criminal Justice Reform

ACUF Director Pat Nolan Provides Testimony on How to Improve the Federal System FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC, June 29, 2017 – The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held an important hearing on criminal justice reform and recidivism issues. Pat

Pat Nolan Provides Testimony before The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

TESTIMONY OF PAT NOLAN DIRECTOR OF THE AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE UNION FOUNDATION’S CENTER FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM BEFORE THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON OVERSIGHT AND GOVERNMENT REFORM HEARING ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM AND EFFORTS TO REDUCE RECIDIVISM JUNE 28, 2017 ____ Chairman