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Feature December 6, 2018
Books about criminal justice, curated by The Marshall Project staff.
Looking Back June 24, 2018
Every law student knows John Brady’s name. But few know the story of the bumbling murder that ended in a landmark legal ruling.
Looking Back May 28, 2018
How the most notorious gangster of all got railroaded in Philadelphia.
Commentary February 13, 2018
Jeff Sessions is right about the ‘heritage' of U.S. sheriffs, in more ways than one.
Commentary November 3, 2017
It’s time for their voices to be heard.
Commentary October 17, 2017
Leaked documents remind us of the agency’s history of dirty tricks.
Feature January 3, 2017
Researching lynching cold cases, law students restore history.
Feature July 4, 2016
Giving strange new life to old penitentiaries.
The Frame May 16, 2016
A new book explores a time when Texas prisons promoted rehabilitation through a wildly successful radio show.
Quiz March 2, 2016
Twenty-five years ago, the first viral video captured police brutality and shook the nation.