As the crisis at Rikers continues, prosecutors and judges continue to request and set bail, sending more and more people into life threatening conditions.
Who are the real decision-makers in the criminal justice system?
On any given day, 1/4 of everyone incarcerated in America is jailed pre-trial.
Lead Innocence Project counsel explains how fairer evidence practices can right now reduce the need to fight for exonerations decades after a wrongful conviction.
Empower immigrants by watching and sharing the "We Have Rights" Campaign explainer videos.
A working man detained for 3 weeks on the false accusation of a police officer who claimed possession of a "heroin residue."
Kalief Browder's brother and justice champion, Akeem, breaks down how the impact of jail spirals out and touches entire families and communities.
Whether you’re a frontline practitioner or personally touched by the system in some other way, we want to hear your stories.
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