November 19, 2017

Justice Dept. official shares initiatives to eliminate post-sentence integration barriers

Amy Solomon, senior advisor to the assistant attorney general, praises the ABA’s new online database, the National Inventory of the Collateral Consequences of Conviction, and shares four government initiatives to eliminate the barriers to community integration for those who have completed their criminal sentences.

Solomon provided keynote remarks on Feb. 27 at the National Summit on Collateral Consequences in Washington, D.C.  The event was sponsored by the Criminal Justice Section.