Category Archives: News

The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of July 25, 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— Overcoming the Legal, Financial and Emotional Obstacles of Family Court Whether you are currently incarcerated or have a history of…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of July 18, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. Paying (and Paying and Paying) a Debt to Society Of course, the prejudgments or outright discriminations by potential employers are only…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of July 11, 2016

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— For immigrants with convictions, punishment never ends “The US Department of Justice announced it would stop using stigmatizing and dehumanizing…Read More

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The Fortune Society News Of The Week — the week of July 4, 2016

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

A wide-ranging collection of news and opinion from the previous week focusing on criminal justice policy, advocacy, and reform. ——————————————————————————————————— 7 crazy things that you never realized America’s prisons were lacking Prison reform is happening. That’s the bit of good…Read More

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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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