FAMM, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs, and other advocates, are currently recruiting attorneys, social workers, and medical professionals to work on compassionate release motions for prisoners serving federal sentences most vulnerable to COVID-19: the elderly and chronically ill. If you are available to assist in this historic effort to protect our most vulnerable populations in federal prison.
Steps to get started.
- Setup your account and login. (If you have an account for the NACDL website, you can use that.)
- Review the training materials which will appear below when you login.
- After reviewing the training, complete and agree to the volunteer questionnaire.