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Past Events

Date: February 7, 2019 — February 9, 2019
Location:

Honolulu, HI

Marc Mauer will be awarded the June Morrison-Tom Gitchoff Founders Award for significant improvement of the quality of justice at the Western Society of Criminology. He will also give a plenary talk discussing the need to reform life sentences.

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Date: January 7, 2019 7:00 pm ET
Location:

Politics and Prose

Marc Mauer and Ashley Nellis will discuss their new book, on The Meaning of Life: The Case for Abolishing Life Sentences, at Politics and Prose. Arguing that prison terms should be limited to no more than twenty years, they draw on the experiences of six people impacted by such sentencing to show that mandatory lifeMORE »

Date: December 12, 2018
Location:

Powell’s City of Books — Portland, OR

Ashley Nellis will give a book talk at Powell’s City of Books on The Meaning of Life: The Case for Abolishing Life Sentences, authored by Marc Mauer and Ashley Nellis and published by The New Press.

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Date: December 11, 2018
Location:

Town Hall Seattle — Seattle, WA

Ashley Nellis will give a book talk at Town Hall Seattle on The Meaning of Life: The Case for Abolishing Life Sentences, authored by Marc Mauer and Ashley Nellis and published by The New Press.

Also featured will be Steven Herbert author of …

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Date: December 4, 2018
Location:

Public Welfare Foundation — Washington, D.C.

The Sentencing Project and Public Welfare Foundation are pleased to invite you to the Campaign to End Life Imprisonment launch event, featuring the release of The Meaning of Life: The Case for Abolishing Life Sentences authored by Marc Mauer and Ashley Nellis. Join us at the historic True Reformer Building in DCMORE »