Who is the Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition?

Our mission is to reverse the trend of mass incarceration in Colorado. We are a coalition of nearly 7,000 individual members and over 100 faith and community organizations who have united to stop perpetual prison expansion in Colorado through policy and sentence reform.

Our chief areas of interest include drug policy reform, women in prison, racial injustice, the impact of incarceration on children and families, the problems associated with re-entry and stopping the practice of using private prisons in our state.

If you would like to be involved please go to our website and become a member.

Saturday, April 21, 2007

HB 1107- Record Sealing Bill

HB 1107 Passed through the House with a very impressive 46 -18-1 vote. We are now on our way to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. Please contact members of the Senate Judiciary and let them know how important this bill to helping people get on with their lives. A felony conviction should not be a life sentence.

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