“Vision & Justice” is a two-day creative convening (April 25–26, 2019) that will consider the role of the arts in understanding the nexus of art, race, and justice. The platform calls for many of the policy changes that Justice Strategies has been supporting on both a state and federal level, including alternative sentencing options and family impact statements (a.k.a family responsibility statements). California has adopted a Bill of Rights for Children of the Incarcerated. The groups shared Vision for Justice 2020 and Beyond with presidential candidates this past summer to offer critical policy guidance for drafting robust criminal-legal reform agendas. Training Events and Resources If you have been unable to attend a training event in the past, please check out the Conference and Event Archive for information and resources about: The paper is based on consultation with the Justice Board, the Justice Leaders Network and a review of the evidence across the portfolio. Ensure Equity and Accountability in the Criminal-Legal System Plank #1: Create a new paradigm for public safety and policing. Meaningful change is necessary at every stage – from arrest to charging to sentencing. If you were to take a photo of you… 2-Create a new framework for pretrial justice. Outpouring of new wine and great harvest in the earth. Alternative Sentencing is providing life changing results for families in Washington, Oregon, and most recently in Tennessee. 13-Build a school-to-opportunity pipeline. Justice 2020 is the first program in the nation to take a truly comprehensive and holistic approach to implementing a new model of a progressive and modern prosecutor’s office in the 21 st century. "He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you, but to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights is a coalition charged by its diverse membership of more than 200 national organizations to promote and protect the rights of all persons in the United States. It presents 14 planks addressing reforms like amending the pretrial process, public defense, prosecution, policing, and the criminalization of poverty. OUR VISION: PRIORITIES FOR REFORM 2 Access to Legal Help and the Legal Assistance Sector 2 Putting People and Communities at the Centre of Decision-Making 3 3-Ensure an effective right to counsel. Our Strategic Vision. Even with this comprehensive and unified approach, Vision for Justice: 2020 and Beyond is only a starting point. FOLLOW ON IG @justicedagreat @czebeats @undeadnewyork Over 9.5 million viewers tuned in over the past week eagerly awaiting the release of iOS 14 during the annual World Wide Developer Conference. "Micah 6:8. of vision and justice. The platform is divided into three parts with 14 “planks” calling for change: 1-Create a new paradigm for public safety and policing. Building on the success of our Strategy 2014-2016, please find below the JUSTICE Strategy for 2017-2020. Such services should include assignment of a case worker — with a caseload that allows for meaningful engagement and attention — who can help kids navigate the system and access resources. 7-Deprivatize justice. 2 The American criminal-legal system is a stain. The Sands of Time. The groups shared Vision for Justice 2020 and Beyond with 2020 presidential candidates to offer critical policy guidance for drafting robust criminal justice reform agendas. 6-End jails and prisons as we know them in America. Hosted by the Carlisle Area Religious Council (CARC), … The groups shared Vision for Justice 2020 and Beyond with presidential candidates this past summer to offer critical policy guidance for drafting robust criminal-legal reform agendas. All of Us or None Contact: (415)-255-7036 ext. disparities within our justice system. Justice Strategies is one of 115 signatories of the platform and greatly supports the inclusion of Plank #9, “Support for Children of Incarcerated Parents” as part of the call for building a restorative system of justice. 10- Ease legal challenges to address racial inequity and abolish slavery in prisons. Vision for Justice 2020 and Beyond has been endorsed by 117 civil and human rights and social justice organizations — a number worth noting because of the breadth of reach it represents. List of Participants. September 14, 2020 | Mercy and Justice By Pastor Rhodes Woolly We’re in a most unusual time in our country’s history, facing three major stress points at once: a pandemic, collapsing economy, and widespread protests and riots mostly focused on race and racial disparities. Put out a new platform paper “Vision for Justice 2020 and Beyond: A New Paradigm for Public Safety.” The platform calls upon us to address the root causes leading to our high rates of incarceration and the denial of equal rights to millions. Among Justice 2020’s key reforms to reduce incarceration and ensure equal justice for all are: probation and parole. 12-Reimagine reentry, probation and parole. The year of greater vision. The Leadership Conference works toward an America as good as its ideals. DONATE. #visionandjustice Written by Leniece Flowers. 14-End the War on Drugs. Family impact statements are making their way into practice New York and hopefully in Maryland. 2020 Policy Platform. The strategies are both a vision and in some states they are a reality of how by centering the needs of families, we can do criminal justice in a more restorative manner. Enact legislation that would require judges to consider placing or transferring incarcerated parents to prisons that are closer to where their children and families live, so as to support maintenance of the parent-child bond. Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, Vision for Justice 2020 and Beyond: A New Paradigm for Public Safety, Bill of Rights for Children of the Incarcerated, Federal the Adoption and Safe Families Act, Children of Incarcerated Parents Bill of Rights, Allowed HTML tags: