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Connections: Discussing injustices in America's court system

Jul 28, 2020

We're joined by Amy Bach, author of “Ordinary Injustice: How America Holds Court.” Bach is the CEO of Measures for Justice, which gathers and analyzes criminal justice data from across the country. The organization’s work has influenced policy in the court system.

Bach will host a virtual presentation for the National Women’s Hall of Fame next week, but first, she and fellow panelists from the event join us on Connections to discuss injustices in the courts and the role of women in criminal justice reform. Our guests:

  • Amy Bach, CEO of Measures for Justice, and author of “Ordinary Injustice: How America Holds Court”
  • Shani Curry Mitchell, Esq., municipal attorney with the City of Rochester
  • Sharon Stiller, J.D., partner and director of the employment law practice at Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone, LLP; and board member for the National Women’s Hall of Fame