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Reentry Resource Center - New York

Serving People from Arrest to Reintegration

Reentry Resource Center: New York

Welcome to the New York State-based support network and information clearinghouse on prison, reentry, and the consequences of criminal proceedings. Attorneys, social service providers, policy advocates, individuals with criminal records, family, and community members are encouraged to join for full access to the online resource library, monthly mailings, and calendar updates. Click here for the national site.


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Download our Fully Revised and Expanded Manual on the
Consequences of Criminal Proceedings in New York


Created for defense attorneys, civil legal services attorneys, and reentry advocates the manual details hundreds of consequences in New York State that flow from a criminal arrest or conviction, and strategies for navigating them. Every section has been updated with expanded citations to case law and useful practice tips. Click here to download the manual.

 



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For National Research, Policy, and General Information visit:

Reentry Net National Library

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Resource of the Week

February 23, 2015

Incarceration's Front Door: The Misuse of Jails in America

This encyclopedic examination of jail use explores many important questions related to jail use: who is in jail? What are they myriad of paths that lead them there? What implications does spending time in jail have on individuals, families, and communities? Incarceration’s Front Door reviews the research and interrogates the data from a wide range of sources to open a window on the widespread misuse of jails in America. It also draws on Vera’s long experience in the field and examples from jurisdictions of different sizes and compositions to suggest how the negative consequences of this misuse can be mitigated.

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