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The Court Ruling Jacob Wideman Was Waiting For
What the End of Roe Looks Like in Real Time
I ‘Stood My Ground’ — but It Was the Police Raiding My House
Computer Book Bans and Other Insights From a Year Investigating Prison Censorship
Incomplete data. Inconsistent policies. How banned books in prison can strip away an incarcerated person’s vision of the outside world.
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Issue 15 branches out with a special section for people incarcerated in Ohio.
Cuyahoga County Jail Shows People the Door, Offers Little Else to Aid Reentry
Sheriff vows change in response to The Marshall Project - Cleveland investigation.
DNA Testing Refutes Ohio Man’s Claim of Innocence
Ohio Innocence Project sought testing after review of Samuel Herring conviction.
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What’s a Hate Crime? Depends on Where You Live
A hodgepodge of state and local laws makes some violence a hate crime in some places, but not in others.
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Michigan school shooting: Teen gets life in prison for attack
Police chief turned yoga teacher sentenced for role in Jan. 6 attack
Judge prohibits separating families at US border for 8 years
Whitmire wins Houston mayor runoff over Jackson Lee
First came fentanyl. Now this state is counting the casualties from another deadly drug.
Jailed for Their Own Safety, 14 Mississippians Died Awaiting Mental Health Treatment — ProPublica
How Jerrid Powell went from jock to suspected homeless killer
Derek Chauvin, Larry Nassar attacks highlight violence in federal prisons
How DOJ's New Reveal
A MAGA Judiciary
First Serious Effort in Years to Expand Access to Methadone Treatment
If Conservatives Care About the Border So Much, They Shouldn't Wreck Section 702
Why Black Women With Incarcerated Loved Ones Face Loneliness
ACLU to Represent NRA in Supreme Court Free-Speech Case
US police agencies took intelligence directly from IDF, leaked files show
US Marshals’ Blind Spots Leave Judges Vulnerable to Threats (1)
Police officers can help prevent domestic violence killings by asking the right questions
Impact Over Orthodoxy
Four Suicides in L.A. and the Mental Health Problem in Law Enforcement
Four suspected suicides in the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department highlight a problem affecting agencies across the country.
Being a Corrections Officer Is Hard Enough. Doing the Job While Pregnant Is a Nightmare.
Lia McKeown says a California prison refused to adjust her job duties to accommodate her pregnancies. Now she’s suing for discrimination.
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They Were Prosecuted for Using Drugs While Pregnant. But It May Not Have Been a Crime
Dozens of women in Mississippi have been charged with child abuse crimes that, based on existing state law, they may not have committed.
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In Ohio, Losing Your License Is Easy. Getting It Back Is Complicated.
Here’s everything you need to know about the time-consuming — and expensive — process.
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