These resources are designed to educate Alabamians about the criminal justice system and the need for reform.

Polling data

The American Civil Liberties Union Campaign for Smart Justice released public opinion polling on September 25, 2018 that demonstrates consensus support for criminal justice reform across the ideological spectrum.

The research, conducted by David Binder Research between August 28 and August 29, 2018, found that 79 percent of likely voters are more likely to vote for a candidate who supports criminal justice reform, including 77 percent of Republicans. It also found that 78 percent of likely voters, including 75 percent of white Republicans, are more likely to support candidates who pledge to reduce and speak out against racial disparities in the criminal justice system. Finally, 76 percent of likely voters want candidates who are committed to ending the war on drugs.

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