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Lauren-Brooke Eisen

Lauren-Brooke Eisen is Counsel for the Justice Program at The Brennan Center for Justice.

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The 1994 Crime Bill and Beyond: How Federal Funding Shapes the Criminal Justice System

The 1994 crime bill has a complicated legacy, dominated by funding incentives blamed for driving mass incarceration. A quarter century later, there are numerous proposals to undo the damage.

Lauren-Brooke Eisen ·


Resistance to Private Prison Industry Mounts Amid Debate Over Trump’s Immigration Detention Policies

Controversy over immigration policy is shining an unwelcome spotlight on the private prison industry, which runs detention facilities that house tens of thousands of immigrants.

Lauren-Brooke Eisen ·




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