Debate Team memo to Pritzker’s Restorative Justice Cmte., Dec 3, 2018

December 3, 2018 TO:  Committee Chairs Kim Fox, Jehan Gordon-Booth, and Robin Kelly CC: Lieutenant Governor-elect Juliana Stratton, Representative Rita Mayfield FROM: The Stateville Debate Team RE: Invitation to meet with the Stateville Debate Team   We are aware that Governor-elect Pritzker has announced the formation of a Restorative Justice and Safe Communities Committee. We appreciate that the Governor-elect recognizes the need to fix our broken criminal-justice system and to do so in a way that “move[s] away from a system of imprisonment and build[s] a true system of justice.” We are writing today for two reasons. First, we believe …Read More →