Though The Fortune Society will be 52 years old this year, its dedication to reforming our criminal justice system remains as spirited as ever. Launched in 2007, Fortune’s David Rothenberg Center for Public Policy (DRCPP) is an arm within the organization that is particularly focused on policy development, advocacy, technical assistance, training, research, and community education. Through this work, DRCPP works hard to build legal systems and alternative approaches to justice that are compassionate and human-centered; change laws and policies that are not in line with community sustainability and success; advance program models that lead to hope for individuals with justice involvement; and change public opinion around justice involvement.
DRCPP’s 2019 advocacy platform outlines three frameworks that will guide their work this year:
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