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Call for Jail Releases: Miles Gresham, Rebecca Town, & Colleen Kristich on The Public Good

Presenter(s): Andrea Ó Súilleabháin
Date: May 19, 2020, 10-10:30 pm

Join us on The Public Good! We speak with Miles Gresham and Rebecca Town of the Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. and PPG Community Researcher Colleen Kristich. We discuss the impact of the public health crisis for folks in our county's jail facilities and what steps could be taken to safely release more individuals to be home with their families during this crisis.

Read our statement of support for the Erie County Corrections Specialist Advisory Board's call for jail releases here:

Be sure to tune in live on Power 96.5 WNY/Mix 1080AM at 10pm, and on PPG’s Facebook page at 1pm on Tuesday, May 19th. You won’t want to miss it!

View the video from this radio show here on Facebook.