Constitutional Rights

Mass Incarceration and Your Local Prosecutor

November 21, 2017

The Adirondack Daily Enterprise just published “Mass Incarceration and Your Local Prosecutor” by DKT’s Ronald Frazier. The article examines the main cause of mass incarceration’s and then lays out some solutions.  Here’s a clip: The real culprit behind our out-of-control prison populations is our 2,000-plus out-of-control state and local prosecutors — including the Franklin County Read the full article…

DKT Liberty Project and Jenner & Block Partner to Provide Lawyers for Immigrants at Detention Center

April 12, 2017

The DKT Liberty Project is partnering with a law firm, Jenner & Block, on a new project aimed at providing crucial legal representation to detained immigrants.  Throughout the United States, more than 40,000 immigrants are jailed while facing deportation proceedings, and the clear majority – approximately 86% of them — do not have a lawyer. Read the full article…