Criminal justice reform: Innovative RI program seeks to break cycle of incarceration – The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE An assistant public defender, a community health workerand a social caseworker huddled with a man accused of robbery on a recent morning in the hallway at the Licht Judicial Complex. The group was discussing a possible disposition in the case with Hakim Milton, 41, a towering, slender man breathing with the assistance of a tracheostomy tube, his face etched with trepidation. Theres always a chance theyre going to send me back

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Programs with the Medfield Library, week of May 28-June 4 – Wicked Local

COURTESY OF THE MEDFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY| Wicked Local The first floor of the library building will be open in the afternoon for four hours a day, five days a week. We will also be offering a contactless hold pickup option five days a week. For any and all questions, we will be available by phone Monday, Tuesday, Thursdayand Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., or email medfield@minlib.net.

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