Participatory Defense: Shifting the Courtroom ‘Balance of Power’

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Jason Del Agujila

Jason Del Aguila of VOCAL-NY. Photo courtesy The Appeal

A Brooklyn, N.Y,-based grassroots group is teaching people with substance abuse disorder how to avoid getting ensnared in the criminal justice system. Organizer Jason Del Aguila says the first step is empowering individuals in their encounters with the courts and police . . .

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