Illinois Justice Project

Collaborative

List of Materials

 1.         Agenda

2.         Speaker Biographies

3.         Collaborative Principles

4.         SAFE ACT Fact Sheet

5.         J.B Pritzker wants criminal justice reform. Here’s how it could work by Edith Brady-Lunny – The Herald & Review, December 26, 2018.

6.         The never-ending ‘Willie Horton effect’ is keeping prisons too full for America’s good by John Pfaff – The Los Angeles Times, May 14, 2017.

7.          Mass Incarceration: The Silence of Judges by Jed S. Rakoff – The New York Review of Books, May 21, 2015.

8.         The Growth of Incarceration in the United States: Exploring Causes and Consequences: Chapter 3: Policies and Practices Contributing to High Rates of Incarceration by Jeremy Travis, et al. National Research Council (2014).

9.         How Judicial Elections Impact Criminal Cases by Kate Berry – Brennan Center for Justice (2015).

10.   The Incalculable Costs of Mass Incarceration by John Pfaff – The Appeal, September 20th, 2018.

11.    The Prison Paradox: More Incarceration Will Not Make Us Safer by Don Stemen – Vera Institute of Justice, July 2017.

12.   It’s Long Past Time to Face the Complexity Behind Persistent Violent Crime by Ryan Lugalia-Hollon and Daniel Cooper – Next City, June 4, 2018.

13.    To End Gun Violence in Chicago, Should We Focus on Quick Fixes or Root Causes? Yes. by Nina Vinik – Crain’s Chicago’s Business, October 16th 2018.

14.   We Carry Guns to Stay Safe by Jocelyn Fontaine, et al. – The Urban Institute, October 2018.

15.    Engaging Community in Reducing Gun Violence by Sam Bieler, et al. – The Joyce Foundation, April 2016.

16.   Get In Chicago -  Key Learnings to Reduce Violence Worksheet

17.    Why We Should Fund Violence Prevention in Chicago by Arne Duncan – The Chicago Tribune, October 19, 2018.

18.   Why Reform - Illinois Justice Project

19.   Cities Striving for Peace: What Chicago Can Learn From Five Big-Cities Mayors Who Successfully Lowered Gun Violence Flyer