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Testimony before Ohio House Criminal Justice Committee – Bail Reform

Patrick Plein of the American Conservative Union Foundation’s (ACUF) Center for Criminal Justice Reform (CCJR) testified on Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 before the Ohio House Criminal Justice Committee on Ohio’s cash bail system. Read the full testimony below:

Why conservatives should support criminal justice reform – an Interview with Pat Nolan

Originally published on Medium.com in partnership with Change.org Pat Nolan is the Director of the American Conservative Union Foundation’s Center for Criminal Justice Reform. For 15 years, Pat served in the California State Assembly, four of those as the Assembly Republican Leader,

Civil Asset Forfeiture: Explained

By Waseem Salahi, Jessica Brand, and Callie Heller Originally published on InJusticeToday.com In January 2016 in San Diego, a SWAT team entered the offices of Med-West, a licensed cannabis manufacturer and distributer. It seized over $300,000 in cash and products valued at hundreds of thousands

ACU Foundation endorses two criminal justice proposals by Right on Crime

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ACUF Calls On Bureau Of Prisons To Better Use Compassionate Release Authority

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: American Conservative Union Foundation Calls On Bureau Of Prisons To Better Use Compassionate Release Authority For Sick And Elderly Offenders Washington, DC, December 7, 2017 – With Christmas approaching, the American Conservative Union Foundation (“ACUF”) is calling

Join us in Nashville for a discussion on Faith and Criminal Justice Reform

    Why Our Faith Should Shape the Way We Look at Our Criminal Justice System Join us for breakfast and fellowship with some of the leading voices in faith-based criminal justice reform. The Church has both the unique ability and