On Friday, November 7th at 1:00 PM, Texas Inmate Families Association, Texas Voices for Reason and Justice, and TX CURE will host a Texas Families for Justice Rally on the South steps of the State Capitol in Austin. This rally will bring those directly affected by the criminal justice system out of the shadows and allow their voices to be heard. Add your voice to the call for criminal justice reform and stand in solidarity with hundreds of family members, formerly incarcerated individuals, and supporters from across the state.
On Saturday, November 15th, TCADP will conduct its 2015 Lobby Corps Training at the State Capitol.
The Institute for Restorative Justice and Restorative Dialogue seeks applicants for its upcoming Victim Offender Mediation Training. This three-day skill-based training is designed to give participants the tools to conduct victim-centered Victim Offender Mediation for low-level crimes, neighborhood and community disputes, and issues involving juveniles and young adults. The training will take place in Austin from December 4-6, 2014 and costs $300. Download more information and the registration form.
Join us on Tuesday, November 18th for the next installment of our bi-monthly Fair & Just Lunch Series in Houston, 12:30 to 1:30 in the St. Joseph’s room at St. Anne’s Catholic Church. RSVP and order lunch today. More details coming soon!
“Graves Injustice: A stage narrative by former Texas death row inmate Anthony Graves” will premiere at the Riverside Epicenter in Austell, Georgia on Friday, November 21, 2014. http://www.eventbrite.com/e/graves-injustice-a-stage-narrative-by-former-texas-death-row-inmate-anthony-graves-tickets-13586334091
Contact information for local leaders is available on the Work Locally page.
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