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Trump’s Election And Criminal Justice Reform

Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore [ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED AT THE HUFFINGTON POST] What can we expect from President-elect Trump when it comes to criminal justice reform? Even though overall crime rates are at historic lows, throughout Trump’s campaign he sounded reminiscent of Richard Nixon – emphasizing the problem of crime and the need for law and order. Because of this rhetoric, many criminal justice reformers are preparing for an uphill battle. As is often the case with Trump, it is difficult to know exactly what he will support when it comes down to actual policy but there are some clues. […]

November 28th, 2016|
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Incarcerating US Premieres at Nation’s Capital

On Thursday, September 15th, Incarcerating US premiered for a packed house at Georgetown Law School in Washington, D.C. The location for the first screening was fitting for a movie that shows the history and impact of the destructive policies that fueled the unprecedented growth of America’s prison [...]

September 23rd, 2016|
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Incarceration Nation: How We Got Here

THE CRIME REPORT | Incarceration Nation: How We Got Here By Mark Obbie A Virginia prison. Still courtesy of “Life Is My Movie Entertainment.” An inside-the-Beltway law school lacks the stereotypical glamour of a movie premiere venue. But it makes sense when the movie [...]

September 15th, 2016|
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PRESS RELEASE: Incarcerating US World Premiere Begins with Washington D.C. Debut Event and Panel

Additional screenings to be held in select cities and film will be available on movie’s website – September 15 WASHINGTON D.C. September 8, 2016 — On September 15th, 2016 Life is My Movie Entertainment will debut its new feature length documentary Incarcerating US with a world premiere screening event [...]

September 8th, 2016|
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Obama’s Pardons Highlight Need for Criminal Justice Overhaul

By: Regan Hines, Director of Incarcerating US [ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED AT THE HUFFINGTON POST] On Tuesday, President Obama shortened sentences for 111 more prisoners as part of the ongoing clemency initiative his administration started two years ago. This brings Obama’s total number of shortened sentences to 673—more than the past [...]

September 8th, 2016|
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Press Release: New Feature Length Documentary “Incarcerating US”

The film explores the complexities of the U.S. criminal justice system, prison reform and outcomes of the War on Drugs LOS ANGELES, Calif. July 19, 2016 — Life is My Movie Entertainment is excited to announce the upcoming release of a new feature length documentary entitled Incarcerating [...]

July 19th, 2016|
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Life Is My Movie Entertainment is proud to announce the coming release of “One Day In April”

Life Is My Movie Entertainment is proud to announce the coming release of “One Day In April”, a feature-length documentary film directed by Thomas Miller. Coming in Spring 2016, “One Day In April” tells the stories of four teams of collegiate cyclists as they compete [...]

March 10th, 2016|