Category Archives: News

The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of June 28, 2016

Monday, June 27, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— Sex Offenders Sue City, State The upshot for both New York and the city is that housing sex offenders has…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of June 21, 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— Behind bars and owing thousands in child support In addition to the myriad other fees and fines inmates can incur,…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of June 14, 2016

Monday, June 13, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— Seminary Announces ‘Morally Right’ Decision to Remove This Question From Its Admissions Applications A seminary located in New York City…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of June 7, 2016

Monday, June 6, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— Namedropping at the Fortune Society This past May 15th at the Castle Gardens, 625 W. 140th Street, NYC, NY, FORTUNE…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of May 31, 2016

Monday, May 30, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— Life After Prison: Opting In or Opting Out One of the biggest hurdles, he’s discovering, is changing his own perceptions…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of May 24, 2016

Sunday, May 22, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— The trouble with city contracts In my 27 years at The Fortune Society, there has never been a time when…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of May 17, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ———————————————————————————————————- Produce Giveaway Program In West Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Meal At A Time Finding fresh produce in a big…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of May 10, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ———————————————————————————————————- Sheldon Silver, Ex-New York Assembly Speaker, Gets 12-Year Prison Sentence Sheldon Silver, who rose from the Lower East Side of…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of May 3, 2016

Monday, May 2, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ———————————————————————————————————- Watch Both Sides of the Bars: Exploring the Excessive Use of Solitary Confinement On this episode of “Both Sides of…Read More

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