Last updated on: 11/25/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Marc Mauer, MSW Biography

Title:
Executive Director of The Sentencing Project
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 25, 2009

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Executive Director, The Sentencing Project, 2005-present
  • Assistant Director, The Sentencing Project, 1987-2005
  • Member, American Bar Association’s Committee on Race and the Criminal Justice System
  • Awarded the Alfred R. Lindesmith Award, from the Drug Policy Alliance, 2003
  • Semifinalist for the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award (for book Race to Incarcerate), 1999
  • Awarded the Donald Cressey Award from the National Council on Crime and Delinquency, 1996
  • Former Consultant, Bureau of Justice Assistance
  • Former Consultant, Office of National Drug Control Policy
  • Former Consultant, National Institute of Corrections
  • Awarded the Helen L. Buttenweiser Award from the Fortune Society in New York, 1991
  • Member and National Justice Communications Coordinator, American Friends Service Committee, 1975-1986
Education:
  • MSW, University of Michigan
  • BA, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Have Mandatory Minimum Jail Sentences Been an Effective Tool in the War on Drugs?