Marshall Project Originals
The Hidden Trauma of “Short Stays” in Foster Care
Every year, thousands of children are removed from their homes by officials who fear for their safety—only to be returned within days. It “felt like being kidnapped,” one said.
It’s Not Just Pot and the Death Penalty
Four important ballot measures you probably haven’t heard of.
The Absurd Things I Heard Through the Vents in My Prison Cell
“The man proceeded to make car noises.”