In part two of our investigation into modern debtors' prisons, VICE examines how private probation can land vulnerable people in a cycle of extortion and jail time.
In this installment of our web series Justice, VICE examines how small municipalities turn policing into profit to create modern-day debtors' prisons.
A US District Court judge ruled that Brendan Dassey's confession was "involuntary under the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments."
"We need to stop the killing, we need to start healing, and the only way we can do this is to come together."
Philando Castile's girlfriend livestreamed the aftermath of his ultimately fatal shooting at the hands of Minnesota cops.
In a world where Jian Ghomeshi is acquitted and the Stanford rapist gets let out of jail early, 'SVU' is a TV show where women who are assaulted are believed.
Check out the trailer for our upcoming episode of VICE on HBO, airing June 10 at 11 PM.
In this week's Wuvable Oaf, blood rains down on the red, white, and blue.
Feminists are concerned that a court in Canada has given online harassers too much freedom in attacking women.
In the premiere episode of our series Justice, VICE examines the winners and losers of for-profit criminal justice and explores the emerging alternatives.
Mark "The Cobrasnake" Hunter shot over a million party photos over the course of ten years.
The speakers included Quentin Tarantino, Cornel West, and family members of victims of police violence.
Life After Death and Elsewhere offered Tennessee death row inmates the chance to memorialize themselves in a Manhattan gallery.
Tuesday was the first anniversary of the death of a Yamatji woman in police lock-up in South Hedland, Western Australia.
It seems that those who are on trial are often unconsciously judged by not just the evidence on hand, but their facial appearance.
On Monday, President Obama commuted the sentences of 46 people, bringing his total since taking office to 89. I reached out to some old friends from inside to see if they expect a mass exodus from the prison-industrial complex.
Gay marriage is legal and has to be recognized everywhere in the US. Like, right now.
"It certainly looks to be paternalistic," said an Australian law professor.
Years after being raped, Pavan Amara couldn't look in the mirror or bear being touched—even by a doctor. Now, with the NHS, she's set up My Body Back, a clinic for women with the same issues.
Despite many Cambodian New Yorkers' connection to the tragedy, the diaspora here isn't too focused on the proceedings in their home country.
The IPCC report into Duggan's death is yet another failure to protect a family that has lost a loved one at the hands of the police.
In 2012, Benito Vasquez-Hernandez was picked up in California and taken to Oregon to testify against his son in a murder case. He's still there.
Experts say a proposed bill on mandatory sentencing will target young Indigenous Australians.
Not only are US incarceration policies unjust toward minorities and the mentally ill, but they haven't even meaningfully lowered crime, according to the latest studies.