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Free Seminar: Cost of Incarceration

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Cost of Incarceration

Reforming Ohio’s Criminal Justice System

Thursday, April 22, 2010, 7:30 p.m.

Max Wohl Civil Liberties Center

4506 Chester Ave., Cleveland OH 44103

Ohio is one of the largest prison states in the nation, with prisons built to hold 38,665 people, but currently housing nearly 51,000

Attend a panel discussion on the disastrous consequences of “tough on crime” policies that have led Ohio to incarcerate people by the masses resulting in a strain to the state budget.

Panelists include:

  • Terry Collins, former director of the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections.
  • Shakyra Diaz, education director for the ACLU of Ohio.
  • Edward Little, criminal/juvenile justice consultant. 

Free and open to the public.

To RSVP, call (216) 472-2220 or email

contact@acluohio.org