Matt Gritzmacher2017-03-30 14:14:122018-02-16 18:49:36Conservative States Giving Juveniles a Second Chance
When Arkansas last week became the 18th state -- and first in the Deep South -- to ban life-without-parole sentences for children, it joined a series of traditionally…
Matt Gritzmacher2017-03-22 12:20:212018-02-16 18:55:45Arkansas Abolishes Life Without Parole for Children!
CFSY Senior Advisor & National Advocate Xavier McElrath-Bey, Arkansas Representative Rebecca Petty, and Linda White
Amazing news! Arkansas,…
Daniel Landsman2017-02-22 16:16:442017-02-22 16:16:44Xavier McElrath-Bey shares his story on air in Arkansas
"It didn't really dawn on me, what he meant, until many years later, while I was serving a 25 year sentence."
Earlier this month, our Senior Advisor and National…
Daniel Landsman2017-02-22 15:39:432018-02-16 18:57:45New hope of freedom for those given mandatory life sentences as juveniles
Today, the Chicago Tribune published a comprehensive and thoughtful article covering the resentencing hearings in Illinois following the Supreme Court decisions…
Daniel Landsman2017-01-23 12:14:242018-02-16 19:00:57In Memoriam
In the past several months, our community lost three beloved individuals: Grace Warren, Timothy "TJ" Spytma, and Glen Mitchell. Each of them represented the power…
Daniel Landsman2016-12-07 16:20:222016-12-07 16:20:22Healing and Hope 2016
November 15th | Jones Day | Washington, D.C.
This year's Healing and Hope was an incredible evening. Our wonderful honorees left all in attendance with a sense…