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News June 3
Stories from The Marshall Project’s archives that shine a light on police, violence and racial inequality in America
Coronavirus May 21
Just a small fraction of federal prisoners have been sent home. Many others lack legal help and connections to make their case.
Analysis November 26, 2019
Gender has passed religion and sexual orientation as one of the most common motivations behind hate crimes, but recognizing it is a challenge for many police departments.
News September 10, 2019
The transportation safety board works with federally-regulated air travel. A policing board would deal with thousands of local police departments.
Analysis August 28, 2019
Calls grow to create an independent court system that protects immigration judges from political pressure.
News August 14, 2019
A hiring freeze by the Trump administration shrank the federal prison workforce at twice the rate of the declining prison population.
Commentary November 19, 2018
Former attorney general’s directives make it easy to render federal action against abusive police departments ineffective.
Analysis November 7, 2018
Assessing the ousted attorney general's legacy on President Trump's favorite issue.
News October 25, 2018
The president wants to send more prisoners to halfway houses. The Justice Department is doing exactly the opposite.
News September 14, 2018
And it’s sapping energy from other law enforcement missions