PUBLICATIONS

  • Donna Lieberman and Kara Dansky, The Degradation of Civil Society and Hyper-Aggressive Policing in Communities of Color in New York City, 37 Cardozo L. Rev. 955 (2016).
  • Kara Dansky, Local Democratic Oversight of Police Militarization, 10 Harv. L. & Pol'y Rev. 59 (2015).
  • American Civil Liberties Union, War Comes Home: The Excessive Militarization of American Policing (June 2014).
  • Vanita Gupta & Kara Dansky, Reducing Racial Disparities Through Structural Criminal Justice Reforms, The Champion (July 2013).
  • James Austin, et al., Ending Mass Incarceration: Charting a New Justice Reinvestment (April 2013).
  • Kara Dansky, A Blueprint for a California Sentencing Commission, 22 Federal Sentencing Reporter 158 (February 2010).
  • Aaron Rappaport & Kara Dansky (eds.), State of Emergency: California’s Correctional Crisis, 22 Federal Sentencing Reporter 133 (February 2010).
  • Kara Dansky, Other States Have Formed Successful Panels, The Sacramento Bee (Sept. 27, 2009).
  • Kara Dansky, Imagining State's Next Court Move After Prison Order, The Recorder, pg. 4 (August 14, 2009).
  • Kara Dansky, Understanding California Sentencing, 43 U.S.F. L. Rev. 45 (Summer 2008).
  • Kara Dansky, California Needs a Sentencing Commission to Develop Sound, Statewide Policies, California Counties (September/October 2007).
  • Kara Dansky, State Should Revise Criminal Sentencing System, The Daily Journal (January 30, 2007).
  • Kara Dansky, Three Reasons Why California Needs a Sentencing Commission, The Daily Journal (December 20, 2006).

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND AWARDS:

  • Member, District of Columbia Court of Appeals bar, 2012-present
  • Member, Supreme Court of Washington bar, 2001-present
  • Member, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania bar, 1999-present
  • Member, Alliance for Nonprofit Management, 2014-present
  • Member, Society for Nonprofits, 2014-present
  • Member, American Bar Association, 2013-present
  • Member, American Constitution Society, 2009-present
  • Vice-President, National Association of Sentencing Commissions, 2008-2010
  • Chair, National Association of Sentencing Commissions Planning Committee, 2009-2010
  • Board Member, National Association of Sentencing Commissions, 2007-2008
  • Member, Nonviolent Offender Rehabilitation Act of 2008 Advisory Board, 2008
  • Member, Little Hoover Commission Advisory Committee on Sentencing Reform, 2006-2007
  • The Benjamin R. Jones Award for Law and Humanity, 1999