Trial and Error

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Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice

The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is a component of the Office of Justice Programs at the U.S. Department of Justice. BJA's mission is to support law enforcement, courts, corrections, treatment, victim services, technology, and prevention initiatives that strengthen the nation’s criminal justice system.

http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/

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Celebrating Failure

Governing magazine blog discusses Urban Institute forum on failure.

http://www.governing.com/blogs/view/Celebrating-Failure.html

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Failures Are Key To Public Safety Success

An op-ed in the Philadelphia Inquirer by Center for Court Innovation director Greg Berman makes the case for why the justice system needs more trial and error.

http://www.philly.com/inquirer/opinion/20100722_Failures_are_key_to_public_safet...

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Florida Bar Journal

Short book review of Trial and Error in Criminal Justice Reform.

http://bit.ly/9wKirx

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Glorious Failures

The Economist on "Trial and Error in Criminal Justice Reform."

http://economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2010/08/criminal_justice?page=1

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Guardian Op-Ed

An op-ed from the Guardian explains what criminal justice reformers in the UK can learn from their counterparts in the US.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2008/jul/23/justice.prisonsandprobation

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Imperfect Justice

Government Executive magazine feature story on the Department of Justice's failure inquiry.

http://dev.courtinnovation.org/_uploads/documents/ImperfectJustice.pdf

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Leadership Through Innovation

A panel at Baruch College in New York City focuses on the trial-and-error process and lessons for non-profits.

https://www.signup4.net/Upload/FISC11A/EVEN40E/Speaker%20bios%20-%20ERE%20FMA%20...

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New Talk

An online forum, convened by New Talk and the Harvard Kennedy School, entitled Social Innovation in America's Cities: Getting More out of our Social Service Delivery Systems, that features Center for Court Innovation director Greg Berman and lessons from failure.

http://newtalk.org/2009/09/a-special-collaboration-with-t.php

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New York Review of Books

Advertisement for "Trial and Error in Criminal Justice Reform".

http://www.nybooks.com/media/university_press/university-press.pdf

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