Wall Street Journal: Ex-Inmates Struggle in a Banking System Not Made for Them, by David Benoit

David Benoit is a reporter for the Wall Street Journal and friend of the progressive criminal justice movement. David reached out to me to discuss if members of our community experience issues with banks, including closure of accounts without explanation. He would like to hear about your experiences. David can be reached at david.benoit@wsj.com. Thank you!…

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant, Politicians, Prison & Penitence, with Guest: Bridgeport, CT Mayor Joseph Ganim, Podcast Ep. 16

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant It’s the Isolation that Destroys Us. The Solution is in Community. _______________________ Podcast Ep. 16, Politicians, Prison & Penitence, with Guest: Bridgeport, CT Mayor Joseph Ganim Today on the podcast, we have Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim. After five terms as the mayor of the largest city in the state…

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant, Podcast Ep. 15: A Brave Talk About Suicide with Bob Flanagan, Elizabeth Kelley & Meredith Atwood

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant It’s the Isolation that Destroys Us. The Solution is in Community. _______________________ Podcast Ep. 15: A Brave Talk About Suicide with Bob Flanagan, Elizabeth Kelley & Meredith Atwood Today’s podcast is about mental health and the crushing stress and depression that professionals sometimes experience that can induce suicidal ideations,…

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The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant, Guest: Louis L. Reed, Director of Organizing & Partnerships for #Cut50, Fri., Nov. 6, 2020

On Friday, Nov. 6, 2020, 9 am ET, Louis L. Reed, Director of Organizing & Partnerships for #Cut50, was our guest on The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of CT Criminal Justice. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven, rebroadcast at 5 pm. Live-streaming and podcast…

Philadelphia Inquirer: Steal Money from the Feds? First, Meet Jeff Grant, an Ex-Con who Committed Loan Fraud, by Erin Arvedlund. Feat. Seth Williams, Jacqueline Polverari & Bill Baroni

Reprinted from The Philadelphia Inquirer, Front Page, Oct. 18, 2020. Thinking about stealing the government loan money you received in pandemic help? Before you do, listen to Jeff Grant’s story. After his opioid addiction, his theft of U.S. loan funds, and a federal prison sentence, Grant’s life as a lawyer and business professional was over.…

Philadelphia Inquirer: Steal Money from the Feds? First, Meet Jeff Grant, an Ex-Con who Committed Loan Fraud, by Erin Arvedlund. Feat. Seth Williams, Jacqueline Polverari & Bill Baroni

Reprinted from The Philadelphia Inquirer, Front Page, Oct. 18, 2020. Thinking about stealing the government loan money you received in pandemic help? Before you do, listen to Jeff Grant’s story. After his opioid addiction, his theft of U.S. loan funds, and a federal prison sentence, Grant’s life as a lawyer and business professional was over.…

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant, Podcast Ep. 14: Recovery & Neighborhood with Tom Scott

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant It’s the Isolation that Destroys Us. The Solution is in Community. _______________________ Podcast Ep. 14: Recovery & Neighborhood with Tom Scott Today on the podcast, we have one of my closest friends, Tom Scott. You might know Tom as one of the “two Toms” who co-founded Nantucket Nectars. Or…

Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant, Guest: D.J. Vodicka, Author of “The Green Wall,” Fri., Oct. 16, 2020

On Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, 9:00 am ET, D.J. Vodicka, author of the book, The Green Wall, was our guest on the Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven, rebroadcast at 5 pm. Live-streamed on Facebook Live. On podcast platforms 24/7 everywhere. Criminal Justice…

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant, Podcast Ep. 13: Everything but Bridgegate with Bill Baroni

White Collar Week with Jeff Grant It’s the Isolation that Destroys Us. The Solution is in Community. _______________________ Podcast Ep. 13: Everything but Bridgegate with Bill Baroni Today on the podcast, we have as our guest, Bill Baroni – or as they called him in federal prison, Billy Bridgegate. Bill was arrested, tried, found guilty…