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Radicalized on Rikers

The Slant podcast (City & State), April 17 2017

Former New York Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman and our director, Greg Berman, discuss the future of the Lippman commission's recommendations on The New York Slant podcast from City & State.

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Goodbye Rikers

Off-Kilter podcast, April 11 2017

On the Off-Kilter podcast, our director, Greg Berman, discusses the significance of the campaign to close the Rikers Island jail facility.

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To Help Close Rikers, City Bets on a Growing Alternative to Bail

WNYC, April 10 2017

WNYC profiles New York City's supervised release program and features the work of our Brooklyn Justice Initiatives.

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Bail or Bust

The Life of the Law, July 12 2016

The Life of the Law features the supervised release program at Brooklyn Justice Initiatives in a radio report on bail reform efforts in New York City.

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Special Idaho Court a Model in Fight Against Domestic Violence

Boise State Public Radio, August 26 2014

A story from Boise State Public Radio on a local domestic violence court features Katie Crank of the Center for Court Innovation.

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Bail System Needs Overhaul: NY's Top Judge

WNYC, February 5 2013

In a story from WNYC Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman discusses the need for bail reform, and Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes highlights the Red Hook Community Justice Center.

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Confronting Criminals Slows Murders in NYC

CNN Radio, January 7 2013

CNN Radio features our program Save Our Streets Crown Heights, noting that shootings have dropped 40 percent thanks in part to the work of the initiative's caseworkers.

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Community Courts: Where We Live

WNPR, May 22 2012

NPR in Connecticut conducted a call-in discussion on community courts.

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The Criminal Justice Conversations Podcast with David Onek

Berkeley Law, February 29 2012

Center for Court Innovation Director Greg Berman talks with the Berkeley Center for Criminal Justice about community justice and criminal justice reform.

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Violence Interrupters

The Brian Lehrer Show, December 8 2011

Director of Crown Heights Community Mediation Center Amy Ellenbogen joins WNYC reporter Cindy Rodriguez in discussing violence interrupters and what they do to stop violent crime in the city.

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