The Economist: Rough Justice in America
August 2, 2010 - 12:04pm

Too many laws, too many prisoners

Never in the civilised world have so many been locked up for so little

Projo: ACI inmates receive degrees and recognition
July 20, 2010 - 11:07am
Providence Journal Mon, Jun 21, 2010
Jennifer D. Jordan

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Providence Journal photo / Mary Murphy

Projo: R.I. Modifies Law on Probationers After Four-Year Campaign
July 8, 2010 - 10:09am

By John Hill, Journal Staff Writer



John Prince Jr., of Direct Action for Rights and Equality, was sent back to prison in 1991 because he was arrested on a robbery charge while on probation. The charge was dropped.

Projo Columnist Praises Passage of Probation Reform Bill
July 8, 2010 - 10:03am



Bob Kerr: An embarrassing stain is removed from the state

Projo: June 23, 2010

New Law Changes Expungement Rules for Some Offenders
July 1, 2010 - 11:27am

A bill just passed without the Governor's signature which amends expungement law for some individuals, effective immediately.

If you pleaded guilty or nolocontendre and received a deferred sentence (a no-jail sentence), you are now eligible for full expungement and record sealing following 5 years of good behavior.

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