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The Illinois Academy of Criminology and The Joeseph Loundy Human Rights Project present Front End Strategies for Criminal Justice Reform. Hosted by Roosevelt University Chicago. The presenters include Jac Charlier Executive Director TASC Center for Health and Justice Creating treatment alternatives for mentally ill and addicted offenders. Sharlyn Grace Chicago Community Bond Fund Providing alternatives to cash bail. Ben Ruddell Director, Criminal Justice Policy, ACLU of Illinois Reducing penalties for certain drug offenses.