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Srivastava: Electronic monitoring isn’t positive prison reform for Cook County

Heena Srivastava, Op-Ed Contributor

March 7, 2018

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

On Feb. 22, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart issued a letter to Cook County board president Toni Preckwinkle claiming that the recent increase in electronic monitoring programming for local defendants awaiting trial poses a threat to...

Law school to host symposium on fair policing

Tyler Pager, Managing Editor

November 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law will host a day-long symposium Friday on fair policing. The speakers will focus on how police, attorney and community leaders can work toward improving police practices and building safer...