Correctional Reform Section

Council member Bios

Joe Tetrault has been a member of the MSBA Correctional Reform Section Council since 2004. He is a staff attorney with the Prisoner Rights Information System of Maryland, which provides civil legal services to prisoners in the Maryland Division of Correction and the Patuxent Institution.  He has been with PRISM since its inception in 1996.  From 1989 to 1996, he was a staff attorney for the Legal Aid Bureauís Prisoner Assistance Project, the predecessor of PRISM.  He has been involved in most of the significant diminution credits lawsuits in the Maryland appellate courts.