Marshall Project Originals
Coronavirus Tracker: How Justice Systems Are Responding in Each State
As COVID-19 spreads, states are suspending visits to prisons and limiting criminal court proceedings. We’re rounding up the changes as they occur.
Why Mothers Are the Unsung Heroes of Prison
“I’ve seen disasters averted because an inmate said these simple words: 'What would your mother think?'”
Hell Is Trying to Visit My Jailed Client
At Rikers, it uses up a day. At the courthouse? Don’t hold your breath.
Mississippi Limits Prison Visits to Immediate Family
A strict new policy begins after "a security violation".