IJPC's Spring 2020 Newsletter includes updates on how IJPC and the communities we serve have been impacted by COVID-19. IJPC advocates for and with those on death row, immigrant families, and victims of human trafficking -- all of whom experience increased risk and vulnerability during these times.
In The News
In 2015, a teenaged victim of sex trafficking was sentenced to 21 years to life in prison for a crime that occurred during an attempt to escape from her trafficker. Alexis Martin was 15 years old at the time, and despite Alexis’ age, she was tried in the Ohio court system as an adult.
Someone on Ohio's Death Row is waiting for YOU to write them! During this time of social distancing, entering into a pen pal relationship is a great way to connect, learn, and affirm one another's humanity.