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Going Home (or Not): How Residential Change Might Help Former Offenders Stay Out of Prison

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Dr. Kirk discusses how Hurricane Katrina affected ex-prisoners originally from New Orleans and their likelihood of returning to prison. Kirk also discussed potential strategies for fostering residential change among ex-prisoners, focusing specifically on parole residency policies and the provision of public housing vouchers.

Event Type
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Online, On demand
National Institute of Justice
David Kirk, Ph.D.
University of Texas at Austin
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Free and open to all
Date Created: January 1, 2014