Prison reform is one of the most pressing issues facing our state today. In this special livestreamed-only roundtable, we’ll bring together some of our state’s foremost experts on criminal justice and the prison system to discuss different perspectives and approaches to prison reform in Nevada.
During the roundtable, our panelists will take a look at several critical issues facing Nevada prisons:
-Compare Nevada to the rest of the nation in prison overcrowding and recidivism rates.
-Examine the reasons for recidivism and overcrowding.
-Discuss the effectiveness of our state’s prison practices and programs.
-Discuss the best methods to reduce recidivism and reduce the prison population, including education and job placement.
-Seek consensus on agreed upon prison reform initiatives.
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