Nov 10 2017

Victory for Pregnant, Incarcerated Women in Allegheny County, PA

In a victory for pregnant and incarcerated women in western Pennsylvania, the Allegheny County Jail has agreed to expansive new policies and accountability measures for housing pregnant women. These changes are part of a settlement from a lawsuit brought by five plaintiffs who were placed in solitary confinement for minor, non-violent infractions while pregnant. Under the new policies, the jail must refrain from placing pregnant women in solitary confinement for any action that is not an immediate safety concern and...

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Oct 24 2017

Hartford Launches Municipal ID Program!

Hats off to Hartford, Connecticut for launching their City ID program in May 2017! Residents in Hartford can now obtain a secure photo-ID card that’s valid for two years for $15 dollars for adults or $10 dollars for children under 18 and seniors 65 and over. With this new City ID program, Hartford demonstrates that it is taking bold steps to create a safer and stronger community amid federal attacks on immigrants, despite challenging financial times. Hartford joins cities like...

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