JDI IN THE NEWS - 2009

Alex Davidson, Prison Rape: A Hidden Crisis, criminaljustice.change.org, June 26, 2009

Lovisa Stannow, Op-ed: Ending Sexual Assault Behind Bars, NYBlade.com, June 26, 2009

David Whitsell, Prisoner Rape is Unjust: An Interview with a Sexual Assault Expert, Associated Content, June 25, 2009

Federal Commission Unveils Landmark Proposal to Stop Sexual Abuse in U.S. Correctional Facilities, PRnewswire.com, June 24, 2009

Carrie Johnson, Panel Sets Guidelines For Fighting Prison Rape, The Washington Post, June 23, 2009

Max Williams and Lovisa Stannow, Rape is not part of the penalty, The Oregonian, June 21, 2009

Mike Farrel, Advocating Prison Reform, the Humanitarian Crisis in our own Backyard, dailykos.com, June 1, 2009

Sylvia Cochran, California LGBT Prisoner Safety Act to Protect Gay and Transgendered Inmates from Prison Rape, but Lacks Details, AssociatedContent.com, May 11, 2009

Yusef Najafi, Distinguished Honors: JDI presented with Distinguished Service Award, metroweekly.com, April 30, 2009

Lovisa Stannow, Op-ed: Crime Victims Behind Bars, Feministing.com, April 29, 2009

Survivor Adds Name, Face to Prison Rape, NPR, March 30, 2009.

Yusef Najafi, Activists Offer Measured Praise for Transgender Plans, Metro Weekly, March 5, 2009

Amanda Hess, Trans Slammer: Are D.C.’s Transgender Inmates Still Screwed?, Washington City Paper, March 4, 2009

Ammiano Introduces LGBT Prisoner Safety Act in California Assembly, Out in Sacramento, February 24, 2009.

Nancy Goldstein, How the Madoff mess hits women, January 7, 2009, Salon.com