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News June 7
As Andre Thomas faces execution for three gory murders, a court questions jury bias and his competency.
News May 3
A memorial, a pilgrimage, a reconciliation.
News April 30
A Marshall Project journey to Montgomery, Alabama.
Commentary February 13
Jeff Sessions is right about the ‘heritage' of U.S. sheriffs, in more ways than one.
Case in Point September 25, 2017
The Supreme Court and non-unanimous juries.
Life Inside August 24, 2017
Charlottesville: Views from the cellblock.
Feature January 3, 2017
Researching lynching cold cases, law students restore history.
Analysis May 25, 2016
White-on-black murders rarely result in a death sentence. Roof might be an exception.
Analysis May 23, 2016
The Supreme Court considers what it takes to show that prosecutors, when they pick juries, are discriminating against minorities.
Quiz April 10, 2016
Take our quiz on juror bias.
Commentary March 28, 2016
The South Carolina prosecutor is known as ‘Death Penalty Donnie.’
Commentary February 8, 2016
What the Black Lives Matter movement misses about those police shootings.
Analysis July 29, 2015
Representing an avowed racist, a champion of racial justice.
Q&A July 23, 2015
Rule Number 1: Comply now, contest later.
Commentary July 21, 2015
“Go Set a Watchman” puts the “white savior” notion in its place.
Looking Back July 14, 2015
The penal colony where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated was “a paradise by comparison.”
Commentary July 8, 2015
An author and former prisoner reflects on the white supremacist’s potential fate.
Q&A June 24, 2015
“I don’t believe slavery ended in 1865, I believe it just evolved.”
Q&A June 19, 2015
A prosecutor looks back on the Birmingham church bombing.
Q&A May 19, 2015
“If these biker gangs were non-white, we’d have a national freakout.”
Q&A April 29, 2015
Freddie Gray, the drug war, and the decline of “real policing.”
The Rules March 27, 2015
The problem of race and hair behind bars.
News March 19, 2015
#Blacklivesmatter wants to stay black.
Commentary February 27, 2015
How a post-Civil War massacre impacted racial justice in America.
News February 11, 2015
The jester takes a bow.