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Poetic Justice
"...making romance. In setting up the meet/fight/fall-in-love story of Justice, a young beautician and poet (Jackson), and Lucky, a..."

July 23, 1993 Movie Review by Robert Faires

In Search of Greater Justice With a Travis County Public Defender’s Office
Taking steps toward a much improved, more equitable local criminal justice system
"...may be a much improved, more equitable local criminal justice system. After much preparation, consultation, and institutional hemming and..."

May 24, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Justice League
Another ho-hum entry to the DC Extended Universe
"...Woman – there’s little joy to be had in Justice League...."

Nov. 17, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

‘Against the Grain’ of Justice
Committee hears testimony on treatment of young offenders
"...with a crime be processed through the adult criminal justice system – through the adult courts and, potentially, into..."

March 25, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Day Trips: Lady Justice in Comanche
Statue of Lady Justice returns to old courthouse to guard the halls
"...Lady Justice stands proudly in the hallway of the Comanche County..."

Dec. 2, 2016 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Criminal Justice Reform Heads to Senate Floor
Commission would conduct full review of nation's criminal justice system
" was introduced in the U.S. Senate, the Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2009 on Thursday passed out of..."

Jan. 22, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

How Did a Weeks-Old Justice Advocacy Group Catch the Ear of Police?
Longtime criminal justice advocates wonder why Austin police are so keen to work with the nascent JUST America
"...police violence. They have no connections to the criminal justice reform groups, such as the Austin Justice Coalition, that..."

June 26, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Criminal Justice Advocates and Officials at Odds Over Pandemic Precautions
Campaigning by another name
"...enforcement front – still in campaign season – criminal justice reform advocates and public officials have gotten crossways...."

March 18, 2020 News Post by Michael King

Austin Justice Coalition Gets Grant
$20,000 in funding will allow AJC to "advance justice"
"...Some good news for the Austin Justice Coalition: Last week, the Alliance for Boys and Men..."

Aug. 10, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

DVDanger: Justice League vs. Teen Titans
Why is DC Animated better than DC's Cinematic Universe?
" as to why Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice failed creatively, it’s because Zack Snyder et al. clearly..."

April 19, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

A Sobering Look at Criminal Justice
Tony Fabelo tells us the way it is
"...Everybody's favorite criminal justice policy wonk Tony Fabelo is offering a sobering look..."

March 1, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Moravec, Woog Announce Texas Justice Initiative
Texas justice, now tracked
"...Penn Law research fellow) Amanda Woog launched the Texas Justice Initiative, a nonprofit focused on transparency and accountability in..."

June 8, 2018 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

"Repro Power" Takes Proactive Path in Reproductive Justice Fight
Groups to lobby City Council, Commissioners Court
"...almost become the norm in Texas that when reproductive justice groups gather in the public sphere it’s typically to..."

Sept. 28, 2017 News Post by Mary Tuma

Texas Families Rally for Criminal Justice
Claim state's justice system is broken
"...disbelief at the “utter chaos” that is the American justice system. Outside the governor’s office that afternoon, nearly 300..."

Nov. 10, 2014 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Overwrought take on DC Comics’ two most popular characters
"...nothing much, apart from the dawn of the forthcoming Justice League – DC’s answer to Marvel Studios’ Avengers franchise...."

March 25, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Justice Says Legalize It
Retired Supreme Court judge weighs in on pot prohibition
"...Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens believes the feds should legalize marijuana...."

April 25, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Point Austin: Justice Demands Affirmative Action
In UT admissions case, 'diversity' is important – but justice more so
"...(often necessitated by institutionally rigid "color-blindness") tends to deemphasize "justice" as a deeper and more permanent value. Our schools,..."

Aug. 17, 2012 News Column by Michael King

Criminal Justice Reform Bills Pass
Bills passed last week head to Guv
"...Two criminal justice reform measures recommended last year by the Tim Cole..."

May 26, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Fixing Criminal Justice
Should the feds try to fix a broken system?
"...the government undertake a review of the nation's criminal justice system – and if so, should there be limits..."

Dec. 2, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Golfing for Justice
Celebrate with the Equal Justice Center at Peter Pan Mini-Golf
", it'd have to be fair wages. The Equal Justice Center brings together all of the above this Thursday,..."

Oct. 3, 2012 News Post by Monica Riese

Niche Justice
Travis County specialty courts try to break the cycle of crime
"...the forefront of a now national trend. Nationally, criminal justice professionals have been trying to establish a different way..."

March 26, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Travis County Primary Candidates Jockey to Champion Criminal Justice Change
A closer look at the heated District Attorney, County Attorney, and County Court at Law races
"...Everybody supports "criminal justice reform." Advocates across the entire political spectrum trumpet their..."

Feb. 7, 2020 News Feature by Michael King

Criminal Justice Policy Folly
Perry signs executive order creating state Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center, basically reconstituting Texas' Criminal Justice Policy Council, which he axed back in 2003
"...Jan. 29 an executive order creating the state Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center to collect and analyze data and..."

Feb. 2, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Music, Spirituality, and Social Justice Meet at New Story Festival
Three-day mash-up offers holistic approach to change
"...mash-up of music, spirituality, art, and environmental and social justice activism that begins this Friday, March 29, on the..."

March 29, 2019 News Feature by Robyn Ross

'What Is Justice?'
A state program that enables offenders and their victims meet face-to-face has helped Andrew Papke take full responsibility for the drunken driving-related deaths of Beth Early and Daniel London.
"...he is serving 40 years for intoxication manslaughter. Restorative Justice Papke and Early's meeting might sound unusual, but since..."

Aug. 24, 2001 News Feature by Michael May

Justice Delayed?
A federal judge's decision on Medicaid angers GOP legislators
"...From reporters, he learned that federal Judge William Wayne Justice had ruled that the state of Texas is out..."

Sept. 22, 2000 News Feature by Louis Dubose

Is Memory Hijacking Texas' Justice System?
Eyewitness identification methods based on false assumptions about memory are putting innocent people behind bars
"...the director of state reform campaigns for nonprofit the Justice Project, broke some bad news to the Criminal Jus­tice..."

Nov. 7, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

A Dose of Integrity for Texas Criminal Justice
The Court of Criminal Appeals has created an Integrity Unit – but can the CCA really be part of the solution when it's so much a part of the problem?
"...and "commonsense remedies" to fix the state's much-maligned criminal justice system. Indeed, the parade of wrongfully convicted continues to..."

June 27, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Criminal-Justice Officials Get Spanked
Officials with Texas Department of Criminal Justice and Board of Pardons and Paroles get tongue lashings during Lege hearing, where agency leaders were questioned about communication and coordination problems
"...Officials with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and Board of Pardons and Paroles got a good..."

Feb. 9, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

A Contract Chronology: Juvenile Justice and Special Events
A time line of the relationship between FT Woods and Williamson County
"...April 18, 2000: First contract for the Juvenile Justice Center is signed...."

Aug. 15, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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