Bobby Constantino, a former prosecutor from privileged background, lays bare the racism and inequities of the US American criminal justice system.
Even amidst a modest reduction in the US prison population, the number of aging men and women expected to die behind bars has skyrocketed in a system ill…
Three days after Christmas, 1.3 million Americans will lose their unemployment benefits, and more.
Each part of this series by the Brave New Foundation exposes an aspect of corruption in the American prison systems in the name of profit.
A lack of oversight in counterterrorism programs causes critical intelligence to fall through the cracks.
Since drug defendants rarely prevail at trial, it is not surprising that 97 percent of them decide to plead guilty.
Damien Echols of the West Memphis 3 discusses his ordeal during a screening of a new documentary about his case.
The New York City Police Department’s controversial “stop-and-frisk” program was a major issue for voters going to the polls in the city’s mayoral election.
Research has shown that nonviolent, low-level drug offenders have contributed significantly to the dramatic rise in incarceration in the last four decades.