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League of Women Voters of New Jersey Welcomes New Leadership

July 12, 2019

NJ Rises as National Leader on Criminal Justice Reform as Gov. Murphy Signs Isolated Confinement Restriction Act into Law

July 12, 2019

NJ Rises as National Leader on Criminal Justice Reform as Gov. Murphy Signs Isolated Confinement Restriction Act into Law

Gov. Murphy answers call for change from survivors of solitary confinement, the ACLU-NJ, New Jersey Campaign for Alternatives to Isolated Confinement, its member organizations, and New Jersey residents

Census 2020 NJ Coalition Hails Big Wins for Census: State Funding, No Citizenship Question, State Commission Plan Published

July 12, 2019

 

Census 2020 NJ Coalition Hails Big Wins for Census: State Funding, No Citizenship Question, State Commission Plan Published

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