ACLU Blueprint for Smart Justice Milwaukee Launch

April 30, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
@ 8:00 pm

The Smart Justice Blueprint will launch in Milwaukee on Tuesday, April, 30 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Maurf Neighborhood Youth Center, 2110 W Hampton Ave . This event will include a variety of experts, including Sean Wilson, ACLU of Wisconsin Smart Justice Organizer.

The Smart Justice 50-State Blueprint is the first-ever analysis of its kind and will serve as a tool for activists, advocates and policymakers to push for transformational change to the criminal justice system.

This Blueprint is the result of a multi-year partnership between the ACLU and the Urban Institute to develop actionable policy options for Wisconsin that capture the nuance of local laws and sentencing practices. The Wisconsin report can be found here: https://50stateblueprint.aclu.org/states/wisconsin/

The website and the reports were created by utilizing a forecasting tool developed by the Urban Institute, which can be viewed here: https://apps.urban.org/features/prison-population-forecaster/