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News July 1
A new study adds to the debate over racial bias in risk assessment tools widely used in courtrooms.
News June 7
Broken spoons, beard trimmer parts and other ingenious, sometimes dangerous, tools used by incarcerated body artists.
Feature March 22
Can New York City build its way out of mass incarceration?
News June 26, 2018
How one ambitious program aims to reduce crime by changing how repeat offenders think.
News March 28, 2018
Even after the high-profile death of Kalief Browder, jails in the rest of the state routinely isolate juveniles.
News February 14, 2018
Johnson & Johnson uses the prospect of jail time to market a schizophrenia drug.
News January 29, 2018
After a Marshall Project story, a man serving nine years in jail is moved to a prison.
News January 23, 2018
A glitch in North Carolina law is trapping people for years in unequipped jails.
News September 20, 2017
Colorado just outlawed jail for people in a psychiatric crisis, but plenty of states still do it.
Life Inside July 28, 2017
At Rikers, it uses up a day. At the courthouse? Don’t hold your breath.