To our 2019 event sponsors: Thank you.

Posted Posted in Blog, Latest

Our sincere gratitude for the generous support from the individuals and corporations who sponsored our 2019 event, “An Evening with James Forman, Jr.” See information about sponsoring another OJPC event here.

The Power of Blame

Posted Posted in Blog, Human Trafficking, Latest, Women's Project

How Assigning or Assuming Blame Impacts Sex Trafficking Survivors By: Verjine Adanalian As an attorney who advocates exclusively for sex trafficking survivors, I often get asked: what’s the hardest part of the job? My answer usually surprises people—it’s dealing with the concept of blame. Who or what is to blame for what happened to my […]

Ohio’s “Wasted Assets” — a new report on unemployment and underemployment due to criminal convictions

Posted Posted in Blog, CIVICC, Latest, Policy Reform, Reducing Collateral Sanctions

The Ohio Justice & Policy Center is honored to work with Policy Matters Ohio and The Fund for Our Economic Future analyzing how collateral sanctions to criminal convictions are affecting Ohio’s workforce. The report finds that an estimated 1.3 million Ohio jobs are either completely or partially off limits to Ohioans with previous criminal convictions. That […]