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A Prison Medical Company Faced Lawsuits From Incarcerated People. Then It Went ‘Bankrupt.’
Mississippi Auditor: Prison Company Must Pay $2 Million for No-Show Workers
He’s Facing Execution For His Daughter’s Death. Now, Science Suggests It Was An Accident.
Mississippi Courts Won’t Say How They Provide Lawyers for Poor Clients
Six years ago, the Mississippi Supreme Court told judges around the state to file plans showing how they meet their obligations to poor defendants. So far, only one has.
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This Homicide Victim’s Family Chose Reconciliation Over a Life Sentence
How a violent killing in North Carolina was resolved with a pioneering use of “restorative justice.”
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What Federal Judges’ Rulings Reveal About the Memphis Police Tactics
Five judges in recent years have found that officers violated residents’ constitutional rights during traffic and pedestrian stops.
Cuyahoga County Judges Vowed to Reform the Bail System. Here’s What Happened.
Court officials informally changed their bail-setting practices for felony cases. Now, fewer people have to pay to get out of jail, a Marshall Project analysis shows.
Six Years of Bail Reform in Cuyahoga County: A Timeline
How public pressure, inhumane jail conditions, and informal agreements reshaped the Cuyahoga County bail system.
When Police Kill and Use Victims’ Rights Laws to Stay Anonymous
The shooting of an Ohio pregnant woman is the latest case of police using Marsy’s Law to shield officers.
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Connecticut agrees to a $25 million settlement in the Henry Lee evidence fabrication case
Man executed for the 1996 killing of a University of Oklahoma dance student
Nora Dannehy says William Barr meddled in Trump-Russia probe
U.S. Will Allow Nearly 500,000 Venezuelan Migrants to Work Legally
Lawyers for Fake Trump Electors Hint at Defense Strategy in Georgia Case
Suspect in deputy's shooting may have slipped past gun rules
A reporter made sure a retired police chief’s death didn’t go uncovered. Then social media attacked her.
Baton Rouge police beat detainees in ‘Brave Cave,’ lawsuits say
Plymouth County extends its contract with ICE for the only county detention center left in Mass.
Forced Labor Continues in Colorado, Years After Vote to End Prison Slavery
Marijuana may become a Schedule 3 drug. Here’s what the reform would actually mean for the cannabis industry.
Smart Phones at the Border: What Does the Fourth Amendment Protect?
Juvenile Life Without Parole Sentences Are a Failed Policy That Needs to End
Will Oregonians Strangle Drug Decriminalization Right After Its Birth?
DCF shouldn't blame domestic violence victims
Band parents say students fainted, panicked after Johnny Mims arrest: ‘Those kids are very traumatized’
Sheriff says 9 deputies charged in death of man beaten in Memphis jail
Ron DeSantis' crime talking point raised concerns with law enforcement staff
Migrants’ DNA Is Fueling a Massive Expansion of the FBI’s Genetic Database – Mother Jones
Prosecutor Sues Sacramento Over Homeless Camps as Tensions Rise
Migrants Desperate for Jobs Trapped in Asylum Maze
Hundreds of thousands were eligible to apply earlier for work permits, but the government only began alerting them last week.
Rebuilding Family After Foster Care
Bad timing and a stint in juvenile detention prevented Matthew and Terrick from accessing the foster care resources offered to their youngest brother, Joseph.
The Marshall Project and FRONTLINE Present ‘Two Strikes’ and ‘Tutwiler’
A special broadcast of two short documentaries gives a rare insight into life behind bars.
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Elaine McMillion Sheldon
Ending the Golden State Era of Solitary Confinement
California could reshape the practice as other states limit isolation. Meanwhile, prisons aren’t keeping pace.