Dismantling Mass Incarceration

The Decarceration Collective dismantles mass incarceration through strategic impact litigation. We are federal criminal defense lawyers. We represent people for free. We boldly “Bring the 6th” — we advance the Constitution’s Sixth Amendment right to counsel. From the courtroom, to the community, to congress: We pick locks to human cages and free people.

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Disrupting Obstacles for Released Citizens

The Decarceration Collective’s work does not end when people leave prison. Many people are arrested by poverty long before they are arrested by police. We are community reentry advocates for fair access to housing, education and jobs. We advocate for decarcerated mental health services & drug treatment. We believe decarceration is a societal imperative.

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Deepening the Anti-Carceral Civic Voice

The Decarceration Collective works to deepen civic engagement and amplify the voices of people harmed by America’s prison policies. We are criminal justice policy consultants who specialize in developing anti-carceral message strategies.  We offer strategic communications and public relations counsel. The communities bearing the weight of America’s prison policies must be heard.

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