Parole

  • American Friends Service Committee Prisoners Resource Center - Has criminal justice programs in various states. Parole and post-release services offered.

  • California Lifer Newsletter - CLN is a comprehensive newsletter published six times per year, with reviews of the latest published and unpublished state and federal cases concerning parole issues, parole board news, statistics, legislation and articles on prison, parole and correctional issues of interest to prisoners and their families. Each issue contains 50 - 70 pages. Subscriptions to CLN for prisoners are $30 (or 60 First Class stamps) per year (back issues are $7 or 25 stamps each); for non-prisoners the subscription rate is $99 per year.

  • Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition - A network of organizations, faith communities, and individuals working to reverse the trend of mass incarceration in Colorado. Quarterly newsletter: 'Colorado Justice Report'. Re-entry guide for parolees, referrals & community resource list.

  • Justice Watch - Works to eliminate classism and racism from prisons and opposes the death penalty. Operates Garden Street Transitional House for parolees. Publishes quarterly newsletter. 

  • The National Center on Institiutions and Alternatives (NCIA) - NCIA offers parole advocacy services to inmates seeking parole, transfer between institutions, or death penalty mitigations.

  • Southern Center for Human Rights - The Southern Center for Human Rights provides legal representation to people facing the death penalty in Georgia and Alabama only, and also publishes a Parolee Handbook, which serves as a guide the parole consideration process for people in Georgia's prisons. SCHR also publishes The Georgia Advocacy Handbook, a 46 page manual which helps explain the hierarchy in the GDC and how to maneuver within in it. Through this handbook families and friends of people incarcerated in Georgia will learn how to become advocates and implement appropriate and effective steps to resolve problems inside Georgia prisons.     

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