Rory Fleming Rory Fleming

    Rory is a media relations associate at the Law Enforcement Action Partnership; his articles reflect his own views, and not necessarily those of his employer. Previously, he ran Foglight Strategies, a campaign research services firm for forward-thinking prosecutors, and worked for the Harvard Law School Fair Punishment Project and the National Network for Safe Communications at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Rory is also a licensed attorney. He lives in Philadelphia.

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