FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jonathan Lockwood Communications Director 971-645-2140 Jonathan.Lockwood@OregonLegislature.gov Thatcher’s juvenile justice reform bill passes unanimously SALEM, Ore.-Today, the Senate unanimously passed a bipartisan juvenile justice reform proposal, Senate Bill 846, chief-sponsored by state Sen. Kim Thatcher, R-Keizer. The bill will put an end to the practice of unnecessarily shackling youth in courtrooms. Thatcher applauded … Continue reading
From Oregon DOC: Oregon State Correctional Institution friends & family: Visiting will be closed on Friday, October 28 due to operational need. OSP friends & family visiting update: Visiting will be closed all day on Tuesday, October 25 due to operational needs. —————————————— 1) New Deputy Director of Oregon DOC: http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2016/10/oregon_department_of_correctio.html 2) From Oregon … Continue reading
A student video about CURE. Click here to view. This video has a brief history of CURE and its work. It features Charles Sullivan founder of CURE and Lea Green President of Maryland CURE.
The prison experience can be traumatic and frightening. If your loved one is being extorted or is fearful for their safety, you may want to discuss contacting the Inspector General’s hot line. Although we may have concerns that there will be recriminations or possibly a negative outcome, you may want to weigh the issue and … Continue reading