Connecticut Gets & Gives A #SecondChance, By Andy Thibault – Guest Blogger

Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and International Criminal Justice Themes Connecticut Gets & Gives  A #SecondChance By Andy Thibault – Guest Blogger How Much Has Connecticut Progressed  Since Prisoners Were Punished  For Therapeutic Writing?      Our post Ready For Freedom (Oct.29th)  announced a panel of Connecticut criminal justice  experts that will…

Connecticut Gets & Gives A #SecondChance, By Andy Thibault – Guest Blogger

Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and International Criminal Justice Themes Connecticut Gets & Gives  A #SecondChance By Andy Thibault – Guest Blogger How Much Has Connecticut Progressed  Since Prisoners Were Punished  For Therapeutic Writing?      Our post Ready For Freedom (Oct.29th)  announced a panel of Connecticut criminal justice  experts that will…

Pardons, Clemency/Sentence Commutations, by Kenneth Abraham – Guest Blogger

Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and International Criminal Justice Themes Pardons, Clemency/ Sentence Commutations By Kenneth Abraham – Guest Blogger    Ken Abraham is a criminal justice advocate who is helping people with criminal records to obtain Pardons and/or Clemency/Sentence Commutations. We invited Ken to explain the differences to the readers of…

Ban The Box? What It Really Means For Job Applicants with a Criminal History, By R.L. Pelshaw – Guest Blogger

Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and International Criminal Justice Themes Ban The Box? What It Really Means For Job Applicants  with a Criminal History By R.L. Pelshaw – Guest Blogger  I’m ashamed to say that as an employer, before becoming a felon, I refused to hire anyone with a criminal record, regardless…

Ready for Freedom … ?, Life After Prison In Connecticut, Weds. Nov. 18, 2015, 6 – 7:30 pm, Hartford Library

Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and  International Criminal Justice Themes   Ready for Freedom … ?  Life After Prison In Connecticut Weds. Nov. 18, 2015, 6-7:30 pm Hartford Library 500 Main St. Hartford, CT   Moderator: Andy Thibault Panelists:  Scott Semple, Commissioner CT Dept. of Corrections  Judge Robert J. Devlin, Jr., Chief…

It's About God: Prison Ministry vs. Prison Consulting, By Rev. Jeff Grant, JD, M Div

Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and  International Criminal Justice Themes It’s About God: Prison Ministry  vs. Prison Consulting,  By Rev. Jeff Grant, JD, M Div I’ve read a number of articles lately about prison consultants and prison coaches. Most of those articles have not been particularly favorable. I understand. After my designation…

It’s About God: Prison Ministry vs. Prison Consulting, By Rev. Jeff Grant, JD, M Div

Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and  International Criminal Justice Themes It’s About God: Prison Ministry  vs. Prison Consulting,  By Rev. Jeff Grant, JD, M Div I’ve read a number of articles lately about prison consultants and prison coaches. Most of those articles have not been particularly favorable. I understand. After my designation…

Keep The Faith, But Don’t Hold Your Breath: Pell Grants On The Horizon, By R.L. Pelshaw – Guest Blogger

 Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and  International Criminal Justice Themes __________ Keep The Faith But  Don’t Hold Your Breath: Pell Grants On The Horizon By R.L. Pelshaw – Guest Blogger  Author of Illegal to Legal: Business Success for (ex) Criminals I’m sure you’ve heard about President Obama’s recent announcement where he discussed reinstating…

Keep The Faith, But Don't Hold Your Breath: Pell Grants On The Horizon, By R.L. Pelshaw – Guest Blogger

 Prisonist.org: Blogs, Guest Blogs  & News Concerning National and  International Criminal Justice Themes __________ Keep The Faith But  Don’t Hold Your Breath: Pell Grants On The Horizon By R.L. Pelshaw – Guest Blogger  Author of Illegal to Legal: Business Success for (ex) Criminals I’m sure you’ve heard about President Obama’s recent announcement where he discussed reinstating…