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"How to Lock Up Fewer People," by Marc Mauer and David Cole, New York Times, May 23, 2015.

"U.S. Spars With Texas on Ending Prison Rapes," by Deborah Sontag, New York Times, May 22, 2015.

"Prisoners might get access to Pell grants for first time in two decades," by Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed & PBS Newshour, May 20, 2015.

" Nebraska lawmakers vote to repeal death penalty; Ricketts has promised a veto," by Joe Duggan, Omaha World-Herald, May 20, 2015.

"Justice Reform in the Deep South," Editorial Board, New York Times, May 18, 2015.

"New deputy attorney general: ‘We’re not the Department of Prosecutions’," by Sari Horwitz, Washington Post, May 17, 2015.

"Justice Department Reviewing Inmate Abuse by Attica Guards," by Tom Robbins, New York Times, May 17, 2015.

"After Baltimore And Ferguson, Major Momentum For Criminal Justice System Reform," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, May 14, 2015.

"The abuse of the mentally ill in America’s prisons," Editorial Board, Washington Post, May 13, 2015.

"The Painful Price of Aging in Prison," by Sari Horwitz, The Washington Post, May 2, 2015.

"Why We Let Prison Rape Go On," by Chanda Bozelko, The New York Times, April 17, 2015.

"New Plan to Shrink Rikers Island Population: Tackle Court Delays," by Michael Schwirtz and Michael Winerip, The New York Times, April 13, 2015.

"Editorial: The federal government needs a solitary confinement overhaul," The Washington Post, April 12, 2015.

"For Mentally Ill Inmates at Rikers Island, a Cycle of Jail and Hospitals," by Michael Winerip and Michael Schwirtz, The New York Times, April 10, 2015.

"US Sentencing Commission votes to amend fraud guidelines (but not really 'fix' that much)," Sentencing Law and Policy Blog, April 9, 2015.

"Georgia Says It Will Allow Hormones for Transgender Inmates," by Deborah Sontag, The New York Times, April 9, 2015.

"Va. prosecutor: Innocent man faces life behind bars unless McAuliffe pardons," by Spencer S. Hsu and Rachel Weiner, The Washington Post, April 7, 2015.

"Let Prisoners Take College Courses," by John J. Lennon, The New York Times, April 4, 2015.

"Where Rape Goes Unnoticed," by Maurice Chammah, The Marshall Project, April 4, 2015.

"Transgender Inmate’s Hormone Treatment Lawsuit Gets Justice Dept. Backing," by Matt Apuzzo, The New York Times, April 3, 2015.

"Oregon Supreme Court to consider: Is it 'cruel and unusual' to imprison public masturbator for life?," by Aimee Green, The Oregonian, March 27, 2015.

"Judge Defends Telling Jury of Mandatory Sentence," by Greg Land, Daily Report, March 27, 2015.

"The Radical Humaneness of Norway’s Halden Prison," by Jessica Benko, The New York Times Magazine, March 26, 2015.

"Prison Planet," by Jessica Benko, The New York Times Magazine, March 26, 2015.

"Inside America’s Toughest Federal Prison," by Mark Binelli, The New York Times, March 26, 2015.

"Deputies Said to Taunt Prisoners," by Liam Stack, The New York Times, March 26, 2015.

"Two Supreme Court Justices Say Criminal-Justice System Isn’t Working," by Jess Bravin, The Wall Street Journal, March 24, 2015.

"I teach philosophy at Columbia. But some of my best students are inmates.," by Christia Mercer, The Washington Post, March 24, 2015.

"In New York, Support Grows For Keeping Teens Out Of Adult Prisons," by Brian Mann, NPR, March 22, 2015.

"Florida: Life Sentences for Juveniles Thrown Out," Associated Press, March 19, 2015.

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