The Marshall Project
Nonprofit journalism about criminal justice
A nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system
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13 Words That Could Mean Freedom for Many
6,000 People Are About to be Freed From Federal Custody — Here’s What They’ll Face
America’s Rock Star Cops
A Rural Sheriff Stares Down the Justice Department
Ask Bernie Sanders About Criminal Justice, He’ll Talk About Economics
Confessions of a Grand Juror
Congress Prepares to Deliver (a Little) Criminal Justice Reform
Exclusive: Obama Calls the Death Penalty “Deeply Troubling.”
Eyewitness Testimony Is Unreliable… Or Is It?
For Men in Prison, Child Support Becomes a Crushing Debt
How to Build Trust in Policing
How to Deal with Prison Brutality
How to Fight Modern-Day Debtors’ Prisons? Sue the Courts.
Is Halloween Really More Dangerous for Kids?
Let the Press In
Meet the Federal Prisoners About to be Released
New York City Jail Guards Are Fighting to Keep Their Records Secret
New York City’s Big Idea on Bail
Obama Defends Black Lives Matter Movement in Talk With The Marshall Project
Politicians Still Say Longer Prison Sentences Prevent Gun Violence — But Do They?
Radley, DeRay, and Piper on Obama’s Conversation with The Marshall Project
So Many Defendants, So Little Time
The Clintons Aren’t the Only Ones to Blame for the Crime Bill
Top Cops and Prosecutors Form Alliance to Battle Crime and Prison Crowding
Were These Transgender Prisoners Paroled — Or Just Kicked Out?
What Can Reforming Solitary Confinement Teach Us About Reducing Mass Incarceration?
What Hillary Clinton Got Wrong About Marijuana
What People Said About the President’s Black Lives Matter Moment
What to Know About Our Conversation with President Obama Tomorrow
What You Need to Know About the New Federal Prisoner Release
Why is a Man Serving Life for a Murder that Feds Say Someone Else Committed?
Will Pennsylvania Do Away With Elections for Supreme Court?