Press Release

FAMM to Premiere New Documentary, “District of Second Chances,” Dec. 7 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

November 27, 2023

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMonday, Nov. 27, 2023 FAMM to Premiere New Documentary, “District of Second Chances,” Dec. 7 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON  – FAMM, a…

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FAMM applauds Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee passage of clemency reform amendment

November 13, 2023

For Media Inquiries:John Norton, 202-999-4268jnorton@famm.org FAMM applauds Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee passage of clemency reform amendment HARRISBURG – Today FAMM thanked the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee for passing a bill to undo…

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FAMM supports Michigan Senate passage of bill improving prison ombudsman process

November 13, 2023

For Media Inquiries:John Norton, 202-999-4268jnorton@famm.org FAMM supports Michigan Senate passage of bill improving prison ombudsman process LANSING – FAMM’s Director of State Policy Maria Goellner thanked the Michigan Senate for passing a bill reforming how…

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FAMM releases comment as Sentencing Commission amendments go into effect

November 1, 2023

For Media Inquiries: Tripp Laino, 202-999-4273 tlaino@famm.org FAMM releases comment as Sentencing Commission amendments go into effect WASHINGTON – FAMM General Counsel Mary Price released the following statement about the United States…

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FAMM testifies at Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee hearing on clemency reform amendment

October 30, 2023

For Media Inquiries:John Norton, 202-999-4268jnorton@famm.org FAMM testifies at Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee hearing on clemency reform amendment HARRISBURG – FAMM Senior Policy Associate Bryan Widenhouse is testifying live today at the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee’s…

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FAMM congratulates Molly Gill, Vice President of Policy on new role at Federal Bureau of Prisons

October 20, 2023

For Media Inquiries: Tripp Laino, 202-999-4273 tlaino@famm.org FAMM congratulates Molly Gill, Vice President of Policy on new role at Federal Bureau of Prisons Deputy Director of Policy Daniel Landsman to be promoted…

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FAMM’s Deputy Director of Policy Maria Goellner to testify at Michigan Senate Oversight Committee hearing on changes to prison ombudsman process

October 17, 2023

For Media Inquiries: Tripp Laino, 202-999-4273 tlaino@famm.org FAMM’s Deputy Director of Policy Maria Goellner to testify at Michigan Senate Oversight Committee hearing on changes to prison ombudsman process LANSING – FAMM’s Deputy…

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FAMM opposes Pennsylvania legislation creating new mandatory minimum sentence

October 5, 2023

For Media Inquiries: John Norton, 202-999-4268 jnorton@famm.org FAMM opposes Pennsylvania legislation creating new mandatory minimum sentence  HARRISBURG – FAMM Pennsylvania State Policy Director Celeste Trusty issued the following statement in response to the Pennsylvania…

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FAMM supports Pennsylvania Medical and Elderly Parole bill as it advances in the House

October 3, 2023

For Media Inquiries: John Norton, 202-999-4268 jnorton@famm.org FAMM supports Pennsylvania Medical and Elderly Parole bill as it advances in the House HARRISBURG – FAMM Pennsylvania State Policy Director Celeste Trusty released…

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FAMM celebrates 200th tracked prison visit of #VisitAPrison Campaign

October 3, 2023

For Media Inquiries: Tripp Laino, 202-999-4273 tlaino@famm.org FAMM celebrates 200th tracked prison visit of #VisitAPrison Campaign WASHINGTON – As part of its ongoing #VisitAPrison campaign, FAMM has been tracking lawmakers across the United…

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