JUSTICE & RACE
ACLU OF CONNECTICUT
CAMPAIGN FOR SMART JUSTICE
The American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut is a nonpartisan, non-profit membership organization that defends, promotes and preserves individual rights and liberties under the U.S. and Connecticut constitutions in state and federal court, the General Assembly and the state’s 169 towns and cities. We are one of 53 affiliates of the American Civil Liberties Union nationwide. The ACLU Campaign for Smart Justice is an unprecedented, multiyear effort to reduce the U.S. jail and prison population by 50% and to combat racial disparities in the criminal justice system.
ACLU Connecticut Resources (link)
The ACLU Connecticut website provides numerous stories and case studies on these issues.
Campaign for Smart Justice (link)
A multiyear effort to reduce the U.S. jail and prison population by 50% and to combat racial disparities in the criminal justice system.