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You are invited to a screening of Sundance Film Festival 2018 award winning documentary, THE SENTENCE.

Join Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) for a conversation with filmmaker Rudy Valdez, Cindy Shank, and actor Vincent D'Onofrio.

Tuesday, July 17th | 6-8:30pm
Kennedy Caucus Room
Russell 325

Reception and light meal inlcuded

RSVP required

Cindy Shank, mother of three, is serving a 15-year sentence in federal prison for her tangential involvement with a Michigan drug ring years earlier. This intimate portrait of mandatory minimum drug sentences’ devastating consequences, captured by Cindy’s brother, follows her and her family over the course of ten years. Watch the preview.

 

Broad bipartisan support for criminal justice reform is growing but the path to achieve legislative change is complicated. Join us to learn about the essential elements to make federal criminal justice reform as impactful as possible by incorporating vital elements of prison and sentencing reform.

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Lunch will be served

 


The Sentencing Project works for a fair and effective U.S. justice system by promoting reforms in sentencing policy, addressing unjust racial disparities and practices, and advocating for alternatives to incarceration.

 

 

 

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