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Definition Of 'Victim' Changes For Testimony At Parole Hearings

OPB | Sept. 09, 2015

Anyone considered a victim will now be able to testify at offender's parole hearings, even if the offender wasn't prosecuted for the crime involving that victim.

Clemency Offers Little Relief For Washington's Prison System

OPB | July 29, 2014

TUESDAY: As the prison population continues to grow, and older inmates put stress on the system, clemency is a narrow avenue for relief.

Measuring the Risk of Recidivism

OPB | Sept. 04, 2012

Some jurisdictions in Oregon are trying out a new system to assess offenders' risk of recidivism. How does it work?

Rules of Release

OPB | Dec. 10, 2008

When should criminals be released on parole?