Sentencing Reform News

Sentencing Reform News

News Archive 

Back to Sentencing Reform 

See all the news:

"The Criminal Justice Reform That Could Actually Reach Obama’s Desk," by Eli Hager, The Marshall Project, September 22, 2016.

"How Mexico Saves Its Citizens from the Death Penalty in the U.S.," by Maurice Chammah, The Marshall Project, September 22, 2016.

"Rehabilitating Violent Offenders Is Possible. Why Aren’t We Doing It?," by Rebecca McCray, TakePart, September 19, 2016.

"Florida leads the nation in the number of prisoners released by Obama," by Laura C. Morel, Tampa Bay Times, September 18, 2016.

"Special Report: Captive Lives," by Jill Tucker, San Francisco Chronicle, September 16, 2016.

"Woman Files Suit After Being Misidentified as Male in Jail," by Samantha Joseph, Daily Business Review, September 14, 2016.

"When an Old Law Makes It Hard to Fix a Troubled Jail," by Alysia Santo, The Marshall Project, September 13, 2016.

"Photo Blog: What It Looks Like to Be Behind Bars in Four Different Countries," by Jordan G. Teicher, Slate, September 12, 2016.

"Texas Prisoners Sue Over 'Cruel' Conditions, Citing Extreme Heat," by John Burnett, NPR, September 12, 2016.

"Inmates Are Kicking Off a Nationwide Prison Strike Today," by Kanyakrit Vongkiatkajorn, Mother Jones, September 9, 2016.

"Opinion: Get angry about Brock Turner’s crime. But don’t use it as a reason to pass bad laws.," by Rachel Marshall, Vox, September 9, 2016.

"In this class, prisoners and Georgetown students grapple with difficult lessons," by Dan Zak, The Washington Post, September 8, 2016.

"Hundreds of inmates riot at Florida prison," by Julie K. Brown, Miami Herald, September 8, 2016.

"'Blue lives matter' law used in arrest of New Orleans man who shouted slurs at police: warrant," by Emily Lane, The Times-Picayune, September 8, 2016.

"Judge's Football Team Loses, Juvenile Sentences Go Up," by Emily Deruy, The Atlantic, September 7, 2016.

"'I Think I Deserve That Second Chance': Former Juvenile Lifers, Now Free, Try To Reenter Society," by Deborah Becker, WBUR, September 7, 2016.

"The Particular Challenges of Guarding Women Prisoners," by Adrienne Green, The Atlantic, September 7, 2016.

"Recorded prison videos are ‘horrendous situation,’ judge says," by Ian Cummings, The Kansas City Star, September 7, 2016.

"Death row inmates' surprising views on death penalty vote: 'If you are going to execute me, execute me'," by Paige St. John, Los Angeles Times, September 7, 2016.

"D.C. lets some people with outstanding warrants do a ‘Safe Surrender’ at court," by Keith L. Alexander, The Washington Post, September 7, 2016.

"From Homemade Weapons To Inmate Art, An Inside Look At Life Behind Bars," by John Burnett, NPR, September 6, 2016.

"Obama makes historic use of his commutation power — but he should still do more," by Editorial Board, The Washington Post, September 3, 2016.

"Brock Turner's Sentencing Revives Mandatory Minimums Debate," NPR, September 3, 2016.

"The justice system needs to take rape more seriously. That doesn’t mean longer prison sentences.," by German Lopez, Vox, September 2, 2016.

"Op-Ed Contributors: Jailing Old Folks Makes No Sense," by Geraldine Downey and Frances Negron-Muntaner, The New York Times, August 30, 2016.

"Obama Grants Clemency To 111 Prisoners; DOJ 'Confident' It Will Clear Backlog," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, August 30, 2016.

"Obama Commutes Another 111 Prisoners, Will Add ‘Many More’," by Juleyka Lantigua-Williams, The Atlantic, August 30, 2016.

"Defendants claim rights trampled amid no plea deal policy," by Elisha Anderson, Detroit Free Press, August 30, 2016.

"With the sweep of a presidential pen, a mother is reunited with her child," by Petula Dvorak, The Washington Post, August 29, 2016.

"Michigan prosecutors defying U.S. Supreme Court on ‘juvenile lifers’," by Ted Roelofs, Bridge Magazine, August 25, 2016.

[First] [Previous] [Next] [Last]
Advertisement Advertise with Us