Update on PRB appointments, sent to us by Aviva Futorian for the John Howard Assocation

This is an update on the status of PRB appointments and a report on the en banc held on November 29, 2018. Special thanks to Joe Dusek who attended the en banc and took excellent notes.   Status of the PRB appointments:  Nothing new since the Governor announced the appointment of three members to the PRB.  In making the appointments, he said his goal was to reduce the number of former prisoners who re-offend.  So far only one of them, Lisa Daniels, seems to have followed the Governor’s goal.  The other two, Joseph Ruggiero (former assistant State’s Attorney in DuPage County), and Patricia Wilson, a former DOC employee, …Read More →