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Life Inside August 31, 2017
A judge explains how he decides whether to release a defendant before trial without bail — and how it can go bad.
Case in Point July 17, 2017
Under “qualified immunity,” often no one.
Feature May 22, 2017
Katie's father went to prison for raping her and her brothers. It was an unthinkable crime that broke her family apart. So why couldn't she remember it?
Life Inside March 9, 2017
But only after two wrongly convicted men were set free.
Case in Point September 26, 2016
Percell Warren and Nathaniel Epps died while fighting a rape conviction — but their battle still goes on.
News June 7, 2016
A high-profile sexual-assault case provokes demands for pulling the judge off the bench, but such a remedy is rare.
Commentary April 18, 2016
From David Simon's Baltimore anguish to elite police fraternities to teens behind bars.
News January 5, 2016
“My testimony sent an innocent person to prison…. I absolutely wanted the earth to swallow me.”
News December 28, 2015
A 5-year turnaround is cited as a model of prevention.
News December 24, 2015
A note on the joys of collaboration
News December 18, 2015
It depends on who is counting, and what they count.
News December 18, 2015
“An Unbelievable Story of Rape” by The Marshall Project and ProPublica underscored the need for improving rape investigations. Here’s how.
Commentary December 18, 2015
Missed the discussion? Here are the highlights.
News December 17, 2015
A Marshall Project reading list.
Commentary December 16, 2015
Thursday at 12:30 PM, The Marshall Project and ProPublica are hosting a Digg Dialog on how police should handle rape allegations.
News December 16, 2015
A roundup of interviews and documents.
Feature December 16, 2015
An 18-year-old said she was attacked at knifepoint. Then she said she made it up. That’s where our story begins.
Q&A September 18, 2015
A former prostitute makes the case for busting johns.
The Lowdown August 28, 2015
Why people get sentenced to “weekend jail.”
News July 7, 2015
Seven facts about rape.
News June 8, 2015
Re-assessing a videotaped interrogation.
News April 3, 2015
The Prison Rape Elimination Act is making its way into state prisons, but what about all those county jails?
News February 27, 2015
Why cities are struggling with backlogs, and what they’re doing about them.
Feature February 25, 2015
What happens when you throw a teenager into an adult prison? Guess.
Graphics December 19, 2014
A guide to the latest stats in the world of criminal justice.
Justice Lab December 11, 2014
A new federal victim survey challenges the ‘one-in-five’ notion.
Justice Lab December 5, 2014
What research tells us in the wake of the Rolling Stone controversy.
Justice Lab November 20, 2014
New Orleans is not the only city where police don't get it.