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On this page you can explore articles and reports about MNJRC's work to transform the criminal legal system. 

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May 9, 2024

Timberwolves All-Star center Karl-Anthony Towns named NBA's Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion


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January 23, 2024

Re-Imagining Justice in Minnesota

MPR News

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May 19, 2023

Minnesota Abolishes Juvenile Life-Without-Parole Sentences

Equal Justice Initiative

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January 18, 2023

State Policy Makers Discuss Criminal Justice Reform

Minnesota Women's Press

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August 25, 2022

Minnesota Spokesman Recorder

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May 20, 2022

Richfield resident, Justin Terrell, named 2021 Bush Fellow

Sun Current

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February 4, 2022

Minnesotans react to the fatal shooting of Amir Locke by Minneapolis police

MPR News

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March 21, 2021

Earlier release, shortened supervision may soon be possible for some Minnesota prisoners

Post Bulletin

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February 27, 2024

Who Decides Whether Restorative Justice Is Allowed to Become More Effective Than Incarceration?

Minnesota Women’s Press

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November 16, 2023

Re-Imagining Justice Opening Keynote with Briana Payton on the Campaign for Pretrial Justice

Insight News

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January 27, 2023

Tyre Nichols killing goes beyond race for community leaders across the Twin Cities


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January 17, 2023

Violence prevention, bail reform among public safety priorities for Minnesota lawmakers


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October 13, 2021

How to Break the Juvenile Detention Cycle: New Research Shows a Way

Education Week

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February 21, 2024

Moriarty, community partners talk ahead of expungement clinic


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January 25, 2023

Promoting success, not punishing failure: Center will use grant to urge changes in community supervision

Minnesota Lawyer

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November 15, 2022

Here's how to lend your voice to change policing in Minnesota

CBS News Minnesota

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June 10, 2020

Former Hennepin County Attorney Tom Johnson dies

Star Tribune

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