OREGON CITY, Ore. – A special panel of three judges in Clackamas County Circuit Court today struck down Oregon’s Safety and Savings Act, a bipartisan criminal justice reform law passed in 2017. In an unusual move, the special panel of judges consolidated […]
Clackamas County District Attorney John Foote is trying to block The Safety and Savings Act, and we need your help.
The Safety and Savings Act was a major victory for reform in Oregon. In passing the law, we prevented the opening of a second women’s prison, increased funding for victim services, and strengthened programs that address the root causes of crime.
This was a step in the right direction for public safety in Oregon but Clackamas County DA John […]