AB 1344 & My Uncle: Informing Our Re-entry Community About Their Right To Vote

“After being in prison, I just wanted to live again…a second chance at life.” – Tio During the height of the racist war on drugs, the police arrested my Tio (uncle in Spanish) and locked him up. He spent five years…
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Former Prisoners Often Don’t Know They Can Vote, New Report Finds

Greenlining Institute Urges Reforms Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – California permits former state prisoners to vote once they have completed their sentence or parole, but many formerly incarcerated Californians don’t know their…
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