Harvard Law Today details Wrongful Conviction Day at the State House, which highlighted current legislative efforts to stop wrongful convictions, including discussion of a bill filed by Senator Brownsberger that would create an independent forensic science commission to provide enhanced auditing and oversight of evidence.
The Boston Globe details concerns raised by the Associated Industries of Massachusetts related to the criminal justice reform package’s proposed records reforms.
The Globe covered the comprehensive criminal justice reform package released last week by the Judiciary to the Senate Committee on Ways & Means
Commonwealth Magazine featured a thorough review of the omnibus criminal justice reform bill released last week by the Judiciary to the Senate Committee on Ways & Means
Senator Brownsberger outlines his vision for this fall’s push for criminal justice reform in Massachusetts on the UU Mass Action’s “Justice Connections” podcast series with Executive Director Laura Wagner
“Like other states, Massachusetts has been grappling for years with rising opioid overdose deaths and has pursued various strategies to stem the tide.”