CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Restoration of rights, redistricting, and reforming juvenile justice are essential components of creating a criminal justice system that is fair and allows citizens to repay their debt to society and lead productive lives.

Virginia General Assembly Finds Common Ground on Criminal Justice Reform

Waiting for a signature on Gov. Ralph Northam’s desk is a bill that will raise the grand larceny threshold in Virginia for the first...

Grand Larceny Threshold Likely to Rise in Virginia

Virginia is likely to raise the grand larceny threshold from $200 to $500 for the first time in over 30 years, no longer making...

Virginia Democratic Lawmakers Hope to Pass Gun Reform Before Session Ends

Democratic lawmakers call for a chance to pass gun control legislation before the Virginia General Assembly adjourns next week. Many gun safety bills have been submitted...

Virginia Teens are Taking a Stand Against Gun Violence

Almost every piece of gun control legislation has died in the Virginia General Assembly this year. Legislation to require persons to report the loss...

Virginia Lawmakers are Pushing to Reduce School Suspension

"Phew, phew." A seven-year-old child held up a pencil and started making gun noises. Using his imagination, Christopher Marshall was pretending to be a...