Marshall Project Originals
28 Days in Chains
In this federal prison, inmates have a choice: live with a violent cellmate or end up in shackles.
Will Pennsylvania Do Away With Elections for Supreme Court?
An expensive, tough-on-crime race tests the current system.
Why Three Counties That Loved the Death Penalty Have Almost Stopped Pursuing It
A closer look at get-tough DAs.
The New Science of Sentencing
Should prison sentences be based on crimes that haven’t been committed yet?
Long Shorts and Baggy Shirts
An immigration detention facility tries a new method for curbing sexual assault: Make the women dress differently.
Another Death Penalty Moratorium
As Pennsylvania hits pause on capital punishment, the script sounds familiar.