Volunteer with the Clemency Project 2014

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Visit the Clemency Project 2014 to learn how to volunteer and assist the thousands of incarcerated people who have asked for pro bono help.

Learn more about this issue at our Take Action page on Clemency.

Support the Smarter Sentencing Act

rforan8 Mandatory Minimums, Take Action

The Smarter Sentencing Act (S.1410) would significantly reduce harsh minimum mandatory sentences for low-level drug offenses and help increase fairness, reduce racial disparity and limit overcrowding in the Bureau of Prisons.

Sign this petition created by the Families Against Mandatory Minimums to support the passage of the Smarter Sentencing Act.

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To learn more about this issue, visit our Take Action page on Mandatory Minimums.

Support the Passage of the REDEEM Act

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Contact your Senators and Representative in Congress today and ask them to support passage of the REDEEM Act. Let them know you believe people deserve a fair chance at restoration upon returning to their communities after prison.

If you want to learn more about this issue, visit our Take Action page on Collateral Consequences.

Ask Your Illinois Lawmakers: Decriminalize Marijuana

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Through this Marijuana Policy Project online form, tell your Illinois lawmakers to support HB 218, a bill that would reduce, but not eliminate, penalties for possession of modest amounts of marijuana.

Take Action Here

To learn more about this issue, visit our Take Action page on Decriminalization and Collateral Consequences.

Remove the Ban on Syringe Exchange

rforan8 Harm Reduction, Take Action

Sign this online petition sponsored by The Foundation for AIDS Research to end the ban on the use of federal funds for syringe exchange programs. These programs prevent the spread of infectious diseases for drug users and help them get into treatment.

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To learn more about this issue, visited our Take Action page on Harm Reduction.