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August 14, 2018
A Dangerous Brain
Can neuroscience predict how likely someone is to commit another crime?
Andrew R. Calderón
August 12, 2018
The Right Age to Die?
For some, science is outpacing the High Court on juveniles and the death penalty.
June 26, 2018
Training the Brain to Stay out of Jail
How one ambitious program aims to reduce crime by changing how repeat offenders think.
May 8, 2018
The Connecticut Experiment
Young brains are still evolving. One prison is trying to take advantage of that.
June 19, 2015
How Germany Treats Juveniles
Inside the German prison system, day four.
June 12, 2015
How Do We Hold a Child’s Mind Accountable?
A Colorado judge on why we don’t know nearly enough about the link between the young brains and behavior.
Morris B. Hoffman