New Thinking, from the Center for Court Innovation

New Thinking, from the Center for Court Innovation


One of These Days We Might Find Us Some Free: Reginald Dwayne Betts

July 20, 2021

In 1996, 16-year-old Reginald Dwayne Betts was sentenced to nine years in prison for a carjacking. He spent much of that time reading, and eventually writing. After prison, he went to Yale Law School and published a memoir and three books of poems. But he’s still wrestling with what “after prison” means. This is a … Continue reading One of These Days We Might Find Us Some Free: Reginald Dwayne Betts →