No Pride in Prison: The Criminalization of LGBTQ People
Tuesday, June 25 2019
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
State House, Room 428
About the Event
Join us for a panel discussion about policing and drivers of incarceration, conditions of confinement, and the unique re-entry challenges faced by LGBTQ people, such as finding inclusive and supportive housing.
Fenway Institute Director of Health Policy Research Sean Cahill will moderate our panel.
We will also hear from:
Angelina Resto, Advocate and Public Speaker
Joli Sparkman, Re-entry Coordinator at Bethany House Ministries
Michael Cox, Director of Policy, Black and Pink Boston
Kate Piper, Paralegal, Prisoners’ Legal Services
This event was organized by Black and Pink, Prisoners’ Legal Services, GLAD, and Fenway Health. Co-sponsored by the Criminal Justice Reform caucus and the Black and Latino Caucus.
Lunch will be served.