Publications

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Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Erica S. McFadden Ph.D., David Daugherty Ph.D., John Gastil Ph.D., Katherine Knobloch Ph.D., Daniel Schugurensky Ph.D., Joseph Garcia, Avanti Haque

In September 2014 ASU’s Morrison Institute for Public Policy conducted the state’s first Citizens Initiative Review (CIR). MI invited 20 participants to deliberate for 3½ days over a pension reform measure on the city ballot to develop a factually vetted, one-page Citizens’ Statement with the pros and cons of the initiative.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Dan Hunting

When a trial concludes with a guilty verdict or plea and a prison sentence justice will, we hope, have been served. This is our society’s way of righting the wrongs of criminal activity. But in addition to settling the score for an anti-social act, and perhaps getting a dangerous person off the streets, we also create a fiscal liability for ourselves with every prison sentence. Each incarceration requires us to provide for the prisoner in a myriad of ways; we must provide a cell to hold him, a guard to watch over him, and some level of food and health care.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Daryl R. Fischer; Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Reform: Two Views


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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Cassia Spohn

The Sentencing Reform Movement


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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Smart Justice Committee

Smart Justice in Maricopa County


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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Len Gilroy

The Future of Private Prisons in Arizona Corrections


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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
John R. Dacey, Esq.

Private Prisons Are Unconstitutional


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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Terry Stewart

Private Prisons: Advantages and Misconceptions


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