Alison Holcomb

Alison Holcomb

Alison Holcomb has served as criminal justice director of American Civil Liberties Union Washington and in 2014 was named national director of the ACLU Campaign to End Mass Incarceration. Holcomb wrote Initiative 502, which legalized recreational cannabis in Washington, has been called "the architect of marijuana legalization in Washington state". In her role as director of the Campaign to End Mass Incarceration , she will work "to reform state-level criminal justice policies that have increased incarceration rates dramatically during a period of declining crime and have exacerbated racial disparities". Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Alison Holcomb has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2014 Forum.

Appearances by Title:Director, Criminal Justice Project, American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (State) Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Federal Marijuana Policy

    Federal Marijuana Policy

    Panelists talked about the impact of marijuana legalization and argued that certain adverse consequences could be avoided through strong…

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