Fundamentals of Pretrial Justice - Fall 2019Contains 49 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 09/10/2019 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
This six-week course is an intensive introduction to the basics of pretrial justice, including legal foundations, pretrial decision making throughout the pretrial process, and building effective pretrial systems.
Pretrial Bootcamp (Sacramento, CA)Contains 5 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Event on 08/06/2019 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
This intensive, 2.5-day course will provide an overview of pretrial justice, its legal foundations, and the latest research. The course takes a systems perspective that addresses key pretrial decision points and the system actors that play a role in decision making.
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How We Talk: Research-Based CommunicationsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/12/2019
PJI CEO Cherise Fanno Burdeen will highlight features of the new Communications and Community Engagement Toolkit, designed to empower users to join discussions around pretrial justice reform in the United States with regard to policy, language, and various media and policymaking forums. This toolkit represents an evolution in our thought process to keep pace with fast-moving changes in conversations around mass incarceration and the role of pretrial justice.
First Friday Forum - What's Happening in Pretrial (May 2019)Contains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/03/2019
Pretrial improvements are underway across the country. Join PJI as we provide an update on changing practices, legislation, and litigation efforts, as well as new resources.
"Who Are You Calling Unfair?" An Online Discussion of Pretrial FairnessContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/06/2019
This interactive webcast used live text-based polling to spark a discussion about what fairness might look like and feel like for defendants at the pretrial stage.
Voters Reject Default Detention: Results from National Public Opinion PollingContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 07/27/2018
The Pretrial Justice Institute (PJI) released a new survey showing most voters want to see a more equitable justice system that focuses on safety and favor community-based supports rather than default pretrial incarceration.