Mass Incarceration: Mercy Matters

When:
June 13, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
2017-06-13T09:00:00-04:00
2017-06-13T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
Fordham Law School
150 W 62nd St
New York, NY 10023
USA

On June 13, 2017, The Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission will host a one day conference, “Mass Incarceration: Mercy Matters” at Fordham Law School located at 150 W.62nd Street, New York, NY 10023.  

The conference will discuss the cause and effect of the high incarceration rate and solutions to reduce the numbers of persons of color entering the prison system. There will be sessions examining bail reform, civil problems contributing to mass incarceration, implicit bias in sentencing, parole and efforts to reform the prison system.  

Conference program and registration information to follow.