The Marshall Project
Even DAs and police chiefs think the system is broken.
Embezzlement and selling drugs near a school are among the offenses some states classify as "violent."
I saw how crazy things were at Attica. But under today’s watchful eyes, guards have new incentives not to lie about inmate assaults.
Robert Woodall’s release from prison, where he did time for injuring someone with a gun in a drunken brawl, may get reversed in an actual nightmare.
We weren't actually allowed to garden, but that didn't stop us from doing it.
Trivial Pursuit, Ted Kaczynski, and candy bars.
A strange case about how much protection people who get released from jail are owed by the government. The answer: Not very much.
After joking about ruining a state senator's career, Trump encouraged cops and prosecutors to seize assets.
Two commutations this week was less than many people hoped for.