The Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice at the University of Pennsylvania Law School was recently awarded $350,000 in funding from the National Institute of Justice to conduct extensive reviews of error in Philadelphia’s criminal system using a just culture approach, according to a recent article from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. The funding will go toward the Philadelphia Event Review Team (PERT), which will be launched early 2016. PERT will assemble major criminal justice agencies to deeply analyze cases with unintended outcomes in Philadelphia’s criminal justice system in order to identify, prioritize and implement reforms across the various criminal justice agencies. Read the entire Penn Law article below:
Watch John Hollway discuss the Philadelphia Event Review Team below. See Full Article Here.