The very existence of the prison forecloses the kinds of discussions that we need in order to imagine the possibility of eradicating these behavior.
To create a society that values community care over incarceration and where caste's stronghold over the justice system is dismantled by centring the voices of Bahujan communites.
The CPA Project is a litigation, research and capacity-building intervention committed to ending the disproportionate targeting of marginalised communities by the criminal justice system.
What do we do?
We use data-driven research and human rights lawyering to help vulnerable & historically marginalised communities advocate for decriminalisation and decarceration.
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For Vimukta Diwas lecture today and the keynote address by Hon'ble Justice K.V. Viswanathan, we will be live-tweeting quotes from the lecture from this handle. Keep refreshing our feed for live updates.— Criminal Justice & Police Accountability Project (@CPAProjectIndia) August 30, 2023
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