Greetings Fam, Wow, today is the end of an era. For me, the last ten years have been a period of major growth. In the last decade: I met and … Continue reading My Unlikely Decade of Transitions: Prosecutor – Writer – Activist – Beyond?
Greetings RLD Family, In the final days of the year (as well as the decade!) I’ve been working on the issue of bail reform. It’s sad to think many people … Continue reading Exploring Bail Reform
Greetings RLD Family,
Cyntoia Brown, who garnered the support of many celebrities as well as grassroots activists, is now back home. She was serving a life sentence for a murder she committed in self-defense as a teen. Cyntoia was a victim of sex trafficking, but was not treated as such by the criminal legal system. But once the fanfare dies down, where is the support to help her and other folks coming home from prison? This type of re-entry support is critical to help prevent recidivism (returning to jail for new crimes).
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Hey RLD Family! I had the privilege of appearing on the American Bar Association podcast “The JustPod” this week. The host Emily Johnson and I chatted about what the ethical … Continue reading RLD on The JustPod: Prosecutorial Discretion
Hey RLD Fam! I am really thrilled about my latest piece to run in Essence Magazine. It was fueled out of the horror of seeing just about every recently elected … Continue reading New in Essence: More Women Of Color Are Getting Elected As District Attorneys, But Can They Stay There?