Wed., October 2, 2013 7:38am
After eight years leading the Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, Edward DuBose says inequality in the state’s criminal justice system is the most...
Mon., September 16, 2013 6:57am
Georgia’s new top judge says the state is already seeing the benefits of several years of criminal justice reform. Hugh Thompson took over as the...
Tue., July 16, 2013 2:15pm
A new state office is setting up shop this week. Its focus is Governor Nathan Deal’s third round of criminal justice reform. The Office of Transition...
Mon., June 24, 2013 3:34am
It’s been just under a year since a massive overhaul to Georgia’s criminal justice system took effect. The state Corrections Commissioner says jails...
Thu., May 2, 2013 5:29am
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is expected to sign into law a sweeping overhaul of the state's juvenile justice system. The regulations are aimed at...
Thu., April 25, 2013 6:12pm
Governor Nathan Deal has signed the second round of a criminal justice bill into law.
Thu., February 7, 2013 4:00pm
Georgia’s top judge told lawmakers Thursday that the state’s tough approach to juvenile offenders isn’t paying off. Justice Carol Hunstein, the Chief...
Thu., February 7, 2013 9:30am
Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Carol Hunstein will give her fourth and final State of the Judiciary Address Thursday morning. A major highlight...
Tue., January 15, 2013 10:23am
As Georgia state lawmakers tackle juvenile justice reform this year, they are also expected to expand on last year's overhaul of the adult...
Wed., December 19, 2012 8:27am
A special council is recommending that Georgia's juvenile justice system use its out-of-home facilities for the most serious offenders and...