Justin Mazzola is the Deputy Director of Research for Amnesty International USA and has worked within research for the organization since 2003. Justin covers a number of issues for the organization, including issues related to criminal justice, policing, immigration enforcement and detention, and supports the organization’s programmatic work on individual cases and the death penalty. He has also acted as a legal trial observer for the organization – most notably for the Chelsea Manning trial. Justin is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School and a member of the New York State Bar since 2004. He also holds a BA in Anthropology and Sociology from the University of Notre Dame.