ACLU Report to reduce IL incarceration rate:
Illinois has 40,922 people in prison, We can reduce that number.
If Illinois were to follow these and other reforms in this Smart Justice 50-State Blueprint, by 2025 it could have 24,898 fewer people in its prison system, saving over $1.5 billion that could be invested in schools, services, and other resources that would strengthen communities.
What this is about
Learning asks us to change – so that the world might be a place for all are free to thrive