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News June 11
The North Carolina state Supreme Court has upheld the controversial Racial Justice Act, which opponents repealed in 2013
Coronavirus March 23
Colorado abolished capital punishment. But COVID-19 is pausing it everywhere else.
Life Inside March 5
“There are a lot of people working hard to pull off an execution successfully, and they don’t want to go through all of that just to be cheated out of it at the last minute by the guy committing suicide.”
News August 19, 2019
Signing a new law on police shootings, Gavin Newsom says he’s sending a message.
News August 7, 2019
North Carolina Supreme Court hearings raise broad questions of systemic bias in the state judicial system.
Life Inside August 1, 2019
A man convicted of murder reflects on his life, his crime and his punishment.
News July 29, 2019
Stun belts are intended to keep control in the courtroom, but some judges use them to inflict punishment.
Case in Point April 17, 2019
A South Dakota case reflects the national debate on whether execution should be banned for the mentally ill.
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.