ACLU Social Justice Conference 2012 by Laura Saponara

Criminal Justice and Drug Policy

The ACLU advocates for a criminal justice system that fosters public safety by reducing over-incarceration and recidivism. We work to ensure that constitutional rights apply to all, regardless of race, ethnicity or economics. We also challenge broken death penalty systems, confront illegal police practices, and advocate for drug policy reform.

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Michael Scott

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lot full of cars
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digitally created aerial map of a city with location markers
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A police officer looking at body camera footage.
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UC Davis police in 2011 responding to Occupy student protesters
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Racial profiling has no place in California.
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