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Participatory Legal Defense

The violence of the criminal justice system continues to injure people beyond their initial contact with police, to incarceration to the collateral consequences that prevent people from fully exercising their citizenship such as voting to employment.

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Mississippi Bail Fund Collective (MBFC)

MBFC is a coalition of social workers, attorneys, and activists from across Mississippi working to address the injustices perpetrated by Mississippi’s cash bail system.

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Mississippi Prison Reform Coalition (MPRC)

The MPRC is a group of formerly incarcerated people, families with loved-ones in prison, advocacy organizations, and concerned residents demanding that the state of Mississippi immediately #reduce the prison population, #remove harmful conditions, policies and practices, and #restore humanity. 


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