Capitol Weekly discusses ACA 6 and shares results from our “Democracy Needs Everyone” Report.
Op-Ed by our Executive Director, Taina Vargas-Edmond, calling on Jackie Lacey to stop blocking SB 1437 re-sentencing in Los Angeles. Initiate Justice was one of many organizations that fought hard to pass SB 1437 in 2018. Yet, many DAs across the state, like Jackie Lacey, were fighting to keep people in prison for murders they did not commit.
Two articles in the Huffington Post about the 2020 Election Cycle quoted our Executive Director, Taina Vargas-Edmond, talking about how felony disenfranchisement narratives are changing around the country.