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Commentary May 10
Nonprofits in a handful of states provide transportation to help children visit their imprisoned parents. Now New York may revive a state-funded free busing program.
News May 10
Some doctors are abandoning the long-held belief that treating addiction is impossible without talk therapy.
Life Inside May 9
“I’ve seen disasters averted because an inmate said these simple words: 'What would your mother think?'”
Life Inside May 2
“I wondered if I knew more of their history if I would still view them the same way.”
Commentary May 1
Police employ lethal violence in response to perceived threats at vastly different rates across the country. Racial bias is just one factor.
News April 30
Sailor sent to prison for manslaughter then faced court-martial on murder charges.
News April 29
Outdated or inaccurate charges often linger on people’s records and lead to devastating new stints in jail.
Life Inside April 25
“It was as though a small part of me died with each execution.”
News April 25
The Marshall Project reported that some incarcerated parents were losing their children forever. Now one state is acting to prevent the severing of family ties.
News April 24
In 2018, the number of prisoners hit a nine-year low. But some states are resisting the trend.