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Former inmate shares traumatic story of incarceration

Former inmate shares traumatic story of incarceration

Mar. 8 | Organizations partner to take next steps on “Ban the Box” legislation   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   The Minneapolis League of Women Voters is hosting “Interrupting the Prison Pipeline” program March 6 at Plymouth Congregational...

Second Chance advocates ‘make some noise’ on the Hill

Second Chance advocates ‘make some noise’ on the Hill

Jan. 23 |     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   When Sarah Walker first lobbied the Minnesota Legislature on behalf of former offenders, she didn’t see it going over very well. “The first time I organized this, I was concerned that this would...