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Recent stories from The Marshall Project.
News March 14
Judges have drastically cut back on bail and jail in criminal cases, a new study shows. And defendants are still showing up in court.
News March 12
Supporters worry because law seeks $75 million a year for five years, but president’s plan lists $14 million.
News March 5
Critics oppose disclosing enrollment in drug-court programs and other prison alternatives.
News February 28
Officials demand details about deaths and sexual abuse on transport vans.
News February 19
There’s little money and apparently little demand.
News February 11
Missouri lawsuit says that the state’s parole process puts too many people back behind bars.
News February 6
Secretive agency channels money from companies to cops.
News January 29
How the Americans With Disabilities Act could change the way the nation’s jails and prisons treat addiction.
News January 17
Newly elected prosecutors won’t take cases from unreliable officers—but are these no-call lists fair?
News January 14
Migrants in the U.S. and across the globe face turmoil as lawsuits aim to reverse restrictive policies.