Senator Julie Rosen (R- Fairmont) was appointed as co-chair of the Council on Justice Reinvestment, as announced by the Governor’s office.  

The Council on Justice Reinvestment is funded by a grant through the Council of State Governments Justice Center. Minnesota* is one of more than 30 states to utilize the Justice Reinvestment Initiative (JRI), which in turn is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance as well as The Pew Charitable Trusts.