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May 1, 2017

Prison Officials Resist Push to Curb Solitary Confinement

Article from Wall Street Journal, April 27, 2017, Page A3 State lawmakers across the U.S. are facing resistance as they move to curtail the use…

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April 25, 2017

Manufacturers Discuss Second-Chance Hires

Article from CT Post, April 21, 2017 BRIDGEPORT — National statistics have shown that 93 percent of federal prisoners who found jobs during their supervised…

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April 19, 2017

Malta Discusses Re-entry Survey On-Air with Steve Kotchko

Steve Kotchko talks with Ed Quinlan from the Malta Justice Initiative. In the show, Quinlan discusses a survey of Connecticut employers on the topic of hiring ex-offenders.

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March 31, 2017

Poll Shows Business Favors Re-entry Hiring

Business owners overwhelmingly favor the concept of hiring ex-cons, but few have experience with giving second chances to the formerly incarcerated, a new survey shows….

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March 29, 2017

CT Legislators Hear Firsthand About Re-entry Hiring

Malta Justice Initiative (MJI) recently hosted a successful legislative breakfast to impress legislators and state officials about the value of hiring the formerly incarcerated.  On…

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