by Carimah Townes Posted on February 4, 2015
Another victory for prisoners in California.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on February 1, 2015
Sen. Rand Paul (R) slammed Bush for his "hypocrisy" in not supporting marijuana reforms.
by Carimah Townes Posted on January 27, 2015
There's good and bad news for black men and women in the criminal justice system.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 27, 2015
When she arrives at the Duval County Courthouse, she'll be greeted by a symbol of solidarity from other people who have survived domestic violence and abuse.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on January 22, 2015
If the federal government wants to do something, it probably needs to be local.
by Carimah Townes Posted on January 20, 2015
Since criminal justice reform eliminated New York City's mandatory minimum drug sentencing laws in 2009, there has been a significant drop in racial disparities in drug sentencing, in addition to a lower rate of recidivism across the five boroughs.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on January 5, 2015
The anonymous juror filed a lawsuit this week, launching a new round of scathing criticism that he pledges to flesh out if a gag order is lifted.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 5, 2015
Reginald “Neli” Latson's case illustrates the consequences of a lack of emergency mental health services.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on January 4, 2015
“The chief is calling us racists. He believes the Pittsburgh Police Department is racist. This has angered a lot of officers.”
by Josh Israel Posted on December 31, 2014
Maryland's General Assembly repealed the state's death penalty in 2013 for all future convictions.