Open letter to Governor Ducey and ADC Director Shinn from AFSC-Arizona urging the adoption of quick measures to protect people in prison from the coronavirus (COVID-19).
So much has happened this week, there isn’t even enough cyberspace for all of it! Between legislative debates, an ADC confirmation hearing, and a pandemic you might have heard about, we’ve got a lot to cover and a short time to get there. Coronavirus What can you do to help […]
Visit our COVID-19 Crisis resource page to get a Fact Sheet for the Incarcerated, the Inside Story, the latest news, and to sign petition to take action and stop a prison pandemic.
‘It is our duty of care to protect and treat those whose liberty we have denied’ By John Fabricius | The test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members. Pearl Buck The news surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic brings to mind my experiences […]
We know you’re waiting to hear the status of Rep. Walt Blackman’s HB 2808! With state budget negotiations and arguments over discriminatory measures dominating the week, many bills have been slow to move, including HB 2808. We hope that, by next week, the bill will be scheduled to […]
Help Permanently Defeat HB 2036 In The News… It is time for Arizona to abolish failed truth in sentencing lawsFebruary 25th, 2020 by Michelle Cirocco, via Arizona Capitol Times Arizona has 4th-highest prison population in U.S. Ballot measure could change thatFebruary 25th, 2020 by Maria Polletta, via Arizona […]
In The News… Arizona House approves bill to allow non-violent offenders time off for classes February 19th, 2020 via KVOA News 4 Tucson Local Prisoner Advocacy Organization Launches Statewide Ballot Initiative February 19th, 2020 via Kathleen Kunz, Tucson Weekly House panel OKs bill that would change state’s early […]