Criminal Justice

Ensuring that our criminal justice system treats all Americans with fairness, dignity, and equality
Alcatraz Prison | miss_millions, Flickr


CAC works to ensure that all Americans who interact with the criminal justice system enjoy the rights to which they are entitled and are treated with the dignity and equality promised to them by the Constitution.

Criminal Justice in Brief

Courtroom | Clyde Robinson, Flickr

The Supreme Court has made important progress in certain areas of criminal justice, such as it did in Montgomery v. Louisiana. However, America still has a long way to go, and CAC works to ensure that all who encounter the criminal justice system can exercise their full range of rights.