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Feature October 31
A landmark class-action lawsuit goes to court this week, featuring grisly testimony about botched medical care in state prisons.
President Joe Biden at the White House in March.
Death Sentences March 12
Biden vowed to end the death penalty. A recent court filing suggests where he might start.
Feature February 11
The federal agency’s teams have killed an average of 22 suspects and bystanders a year.
Death Sentences February 10
The Marshall Project tracked every execution in America for more than five years. For condemned people, the path to death grew longer, more winding and erratic.
Feature January 6, 2019
More than a year ago, Nevada death row prisoner Scott Dozier gave up his legal appeals and asked to be executed. He’s still waiting.
An inmate stands at his cell door at the maximum security facility at the Arizona State Prison in Florence, Ariz.
News February 26, 2018
A federal judge considers $1 million in fines for one state’s “pervasive and intractable failures.”
Life Inside June 9, 2016
And it made me a different person.
Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz., speaking to Donald Trump supporters in Las Vegas, Nev. His legal crusades (and their settlements) have cost taxpayers $142 million since 1993, according to The Arizona Republic.
News May 6, 2016
Milwaukee’s David Clarke is the latest in a long line of controversy-courting lawmen
News February 10, 2015
Now that police are always on, who gets to watch?