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Anat Rubin is a contributing writer based in Los Angeles. Her investigative reporting on the criminal justice system—and its intersection with poverty, mental health and homelessness in California—has won numerous awards.
May 31, 2017
Downloading a Nightmare
When autism, child pornography and the courts collide.
November 11, 2015
What’s In a Date?
For registered sex offenders in California, quite a lot.
October 28, 2015
Is Halloween Really More Dangerous for Kids?
A lack of evidence doesn’t stop cities from rounding up sexual offenders on the holiday.
July 2, 2015
California’s Jail-building Boom
What comes after mass incarceration? Local incarceration.
April 11, 2015
A Record of Trouble
California looks to halfway houses, finds a company cited for violence and escapes.