His 1995 murder trial was all about race, sex, and policing—issues that haven't exactly disappeared from the national radar.
I expected to catch shit from other prisoners, but the harassment from guards is way worse.
Talking to inmates and employees at one of the biggest jails in America.
What it's like to avoid schools, get hassled when you travel, and decide not to have children because of your partner's crime.
Inside a female prison is a consumerist utopia that runs on care boxes. The demand is high, the supply is tight, and the lubricant for this glorious capitalist machine is penpal boyfriends.
Samuel Gross, law professor and editor of the National Registry of Exonerations, explains how pervasive misconduct is in America's criminal justice system.
Ethan Couch, who killed four people while driving drunk at 16, is reportedly on the run after a video surfaced of him violating his probabtion by playing beer pong.
"I love the cutting, I love the chainsaw, I love being on the mountains. It's one of the places where you feel free. You feel like you're giving back."
Bob Hamer spent 26 years undercover for the FBI, where he posed as a drug dealer, contract killer, pedophile, degenerate gambler, international weapons dealer, and white-collar criminal.
Now that solitary is on the national radar, systemic problems with "the hole" are being laid bare for all to see.
"Life After Death and Elsewhere" offered Tennessee death row inmates the chance to memorialize themselves in a Manhattan gallery.
The United States is alone in the world in electing its prosecutors, but how should officials handle the rage and resentment that boils over when police kill unarmed minorities?