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Equal Justice USA Records

1991-2016

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Abstract

This collection documents Equal Justice USA's efforts to abolish capital punishment and reform the criminal justice system nationwide.

Summary

Creator:
Equal Justice USA
Date Coverage:
1991-2016
Quantity:
11.0 cubic ft. (about 11.0 boxes)

Equal Justice USA is a national organization that seeks to create a fair, effective criminal justice system. Its campaign to end capital punishment is the group's largest and longest-standing program.

This collection consists of subject files, clippings, mailings to Equal Justice USA supporters, other correspondence, moratorium resolutions, legislative resources, annual reports, newsletters, and some case files.

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives by Equal Justice USA Executive Director Shari Silberstein in 2008 and 2016.

Processed by: unprocessed

Collection record created by: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on

Published: 2018-03-06 06:35:49 -0500

Encoded in EAD by Jodi Boyle, 2016 October 18

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Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Equal Justice USA Records, 1991-2016. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Equal Justice USA Records).