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Stop Jail MisManagement – Fix the Jail Now!

Re:  Stop Whatcom County Jail MisManagement – Fix the Jail Now! By Joy Gilfilen, submitted to Whatcom County Council and Bellingham City Council 07-02-2017 Whatcom County’s self-proclaimed decade of expanding jail problems and constant crisis about...

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Noble Cause Corruption-PDC Report

In 2015, taxpayers in Whatcom County filed 15 complaints with the Public Disclosure Commission regarding election law violations by the Whatcom County Officials who were striving to pass a .2% sales tax initiative to expand out county jail into a regional...

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Reclaim Lives! The Reason We Do What We Do!

  Hurray!  We just finished the Reclaim Lives Video!  Check it out!  Our Coalition was founded in 2006 and we have helped hundreds of clients restore their standing with their families.  Costs of incarceration per year in Washington State is $51,775 a...

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Jail Reform is HUGE issue for America

Jail reform is at the roots of mass incarceration.  And Bernie Sanders gives us insight into how much out of balance we are.  Help fight mass criminalization of our youth, our displaced and our homeless for the benefit of corporations.  This is an excerpt...

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