The United States as the world's largest jailer | University of Oxford

The United States as the world's largest jailer

Speaker
Chief Judge Patti Saris
Event date
Event time
17:30
Venue
Blavatnik School of Government
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Woodstock Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6GG
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

How did the United States become the world’s largest jailer? As former Chair of the United States Sentencing Commission, Chief Judge Saris will discuss the criminal justice policies that led to mass incarceration and the reform efforts by Congress, the Commission and the Courts to fix it.