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Coronavirus April 13, 2020
Volunteers who monitor courts across the country say they are getting little access to online-only proceedings.
Coronavirus March 28, 2020
While some cities free people from jail and stop arrests, others are much more business as usual.
News August 13, 2019
Thousands of Louisianians on probation and parole face numerous obstacles to casting a ballot, including the idea that their votes don't matter.
Feature June 8, 2018
Can a violent adult jail teach kids to love school?
Case in Point October 16, 2017
The corkscrew case of Rogers Lacaze.
News March 29, 2016
A new report says care varies widely between Louisiana’s jails and prisons.
News January 28, 2016
The ACLU takes the cash-poor agency to court to force the cash-poor legislature to pay.
Commentary December 15, 2015
A new tool drills down on hidden incarceration rates.
News January 6, 2015
From Calvin Coolidge to Bill de Blasio.
News December 2, 2014
Police cams are all the rage. Are they the answer?