Justice Redirected Report 2015
On October 29, 2015 CJDC release our new report on the impact of direct file reform, “Justice Redirected: The Impact of Reducing the Prosecution of Children as Adults in Colorado and the Continuing Need for Sentencing Reform.” The executive summary outlines CJDC’s key findings, supplemental findings, and recommendations for continuing reform. Download the full report here.
The report was released at a luncheon featuring a panel discussion moderated by CJDC’s Director of Juvenile Policy, Hannah Seigel Proff, and featuring the Executive Director of the Campaign for Youth Justice, Marcy Mistrett; two representatives who spearheaded direct file reform in Colorado, Representatives B.J. Nichols and Claire Levy; and the State Training Director for Juvenile Defense from Colorado’s Office of the State Public Defender, Ann Roan.