Criminal Justice

“Criminal Street Gang” legislation is the wrong direction for Rhode Island

“Criminal Street Gang” legislation is the wrong direction for Rhode Island

Well meaning but dangerously inept legislation has a bad habit of passing in the General Assembly in the eleventh hour and this year is no exception as both the House and the Senate passed an amendment to the general laws that adds “up to ten years of extra jail time for any person convicted of [...]

Join The Movement: Marijuana Strategy Session

Join The Movement: Marijuana Strategy Session

The strategy for developing effective and safe marijuana reform is now underway. And we need your help. The Coalition for Marijuana Regulation will be holding two important strategy meetings this week to help supporters develop effective testimonies for the upcoming bill hearing and plan actions to build support for the bill. The first meeting will [...]