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"Florida has nearly 400 death-row inmates. Will the state overturn all of their death sentences?," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, May 4, 2016.

"Sheldon Silver, Ex-New York Assembly Speaker, Gets 12-Year Prison Sentence," by Benjamin Weiser and Vivian Lee, The New York Times, May 3, 2016.

"Mentally ill in solitary: 'We're not addressing the problem, we’re making it worse'," by Matthew Teague, The Guardian, May 3, 2016.

"Los Angeles County Restricts Solitary for Juveniles," by Adam Nagourney and Timothy Williams, The New York Times, May 3, 2016.

"Life Without Parole: A Five Part Series," by Sandy Hausman, WVTF, May 2, 2016.

"As Drug Sentencing Debate Rages, 'Ridiculous' Sentences Persist," by Jon Schuppe, NBC News, May 2, 2016.

"50 years for first-time felon? Tyler Moore's story," by Jerry Mitchell, The Clarion-Ledger, May 2, 2016.

"How to Get Brutal Guards Out of the Jails," by The Editorial Board, The New York Times, May 2, 2016.

"Opening the Door," by Jean Casella and Aviva Stahl, Solitary Watch, April 29, 2016.

"Congress is closer than ever to easing sentences for drug offenders," by Mike DeBonis, The Washington Post, April 29, 2016.

"Texas Prisons Assert Right To Censor Inmates' Families on Social Media," by Jordan Smith, The Intercept, April 29, 2016.

"Prisons Are Using Military-Grade Tear Gas to Punish People," by Daniel Moattar, The Nation, April 28, 2016.

"How I Break Prison Rules to Keep in Touch with My Family," by Anonymous, The Marshall Project, April 28, 2016.

"Compromise struck on criminal justice reform," by Seung Min Kim, Politico, April 28, 2016.

"6x9: A virtual experience of solitary confinement," The Guardian, April 27, 2016.

"Funding Accord Reached Over Juvenile Lifers," by Max Mitchell, The Legal Intelligencer, April 26, 2016.

"Madness," by Eyal Press, The New Yorker, April 26, 2016.

"This jail is so troubled that prisoners are hurting themselves to get away from it," by Matt Zapotosky and Mark Berman, The Washington Post, April 25, 2016.

"State court rules prisoners can’t be punished for hunger strike," by Bob Egelko, San Francisco Chronicle, April 23, 2016.

"Split Kansas Supreme Court, reversing itself in real time, ultimately decides that state's lifetime sex offender registration law is constitutional," by Douglas A. Berman, Sentencing Law and Policy Blog, April 22, 2016.

"Federal Judge Gives Prisoners a Heads Up On a Quicker Chance at Freedom," by Katheryn Hayes Tucker, Daily Report, April 22, 2016.

"A compassionate judge sentences a veteran to 24 hours in jail, then joins him behind bars," by Yanan Wang, The Washington Post, April 22, 2016.

"Time running out for major criminal justice bill," by Seung Min Kim and Burgess Everett, Politico, April 20, 2016.

"Lots of interesting post-Booker guideline talk as federal defendant gets another sentencing win from SCOTUS," by Douglas A. Berman, Sentencing Law and Policy Blog, April 20, 2016.

"County Jail, Inc.?," by Juleyka Lantigua-Williams, The Atlantic, April 19, 2016.

"Ex-New York Officer Gets 5 Years of Probation in Fatal Brooklyn Shooting," by Alan Feuer, The New York Times, April 19, 2016.

"What Life Is Like After 46 Years On Death Row," by Cherry Casey, VICE, April 18, 2016.

"Two thoughtful reactions to the quick SCOTUS retroactivity work in Welch," by Douglas A. Berman, Sentencing Law and Policy Blog, April 18, 2016.

"Ex-Inmate Describes Rikers Beating as ‘Open Season’ for Guards on Trial," by Winnie Hu, The New York Times, April 18, 2016.

"The Sheriff Who Wants the Public to See How Brutal His Jail Guards Can Be," by Conor Friedersdorf, The Atlantic, April 18, 2016.

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