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Considerations for Journalists Writing about People Who Have Criminal Histories

Considerations for Journalists Writing about People Who Have Criminal Histories

The presenters explain how the Clean Slate Clearinghouse works and offer tips to journalists on how to use the site’s searchable database of state criminal record clearance policies to inform their reporting; they also discuss how to effectively report on people who have criminal records and the policies that deal with clearance.

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Register for Webinar: Understanding Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in People Involved with the Criminal Justice System

Register for Webinar: Understanding Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in People Involved with the Criminal Justice System

In this webinar Leigh Ann Davis, director of the National Center on Criminal Justice & Disability, will discuss the differences and similarities between various kinds of behavioral health diagnoses and intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD), how to identify someone with I/DD, and tips for to work more effectively with people with I/DD in correctional settings.

Addressing the Training Needs of Juvenile Prosecutors

Addressing the Training Needs of Juvenile Prosecutors

Funding under this grant program can be used by states to develop or supplement existing training and/or professional development that is tailored to the unique needs and challenges related to juvenile prosecution.

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