Announcing the Launch of the U.S. Justice Action Network

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Today, the most prominent conservative and progressive organizations working on criminal justice reform announced the formation of U.S. Justice Action Network, a new organization which will work across the country to pass legislation to end overcriminalization, safely reduce the jail and prison population and related taxpayer costs, and break down barriers for those leaving prison to successfully re-enter society. “It is no longer enough to offer empty rhetoric of ‘soft on crime’ or ‘tough on crime,’ people want us to be smart on crime,” said Holly Harris, Executive Director of U.S. Justice Action Network. “Every single person in this country is now impacted by our broken criminal justice system, and this …