Weekly Digest #39

Enduring Injustice: the Persistence of Racial Discrimination in the U.S. Death Penalty NYPD Study: Implicit Bias Training’s Effect On Policing Unclear Half of All False Convictions in the U.S. Involved Police or Prosecutor Misconduct, Finds New Report Voting in...

Weekly Digest #38

In the Shadows: A Review of the Research on Plea Bargaining Study Spotlights Racial Disparities in Mass. Criminal Justice System Harvard Law School Study on Racial Disparities Driving while Black: Analysis of Traffic Stops Reveals Racial Disparities in Several US...

Weekly Digest #37

Effects of School Resource Officers on School Crime and Responses to School Crime Study: COVID-19, Jails, and Public Safety Law clouds calls for arrests in Breonna Taylor’s death Racial Equity Report Card: snapshot of a community’s school-to-prison pipeline California...

Weekly Digest #36

Freedom for Ronnie Long is near after 44 years Prosecutors Are Not Exempt from Criticism “What Kind of Society Are We Building?”: Durham DA Satana Deberry on Prosecuting Like a Progressive How to Abolish the Police, According to Josie Duffy Rice Can...

Weekly Digest #35

Amicus Brief in Support of NC Felony Disenfranchisement Lawsuit Supreme Court ruling shows why NC must end its racist death penalty A Growing Number of State Courts Are Confronting Unconscious Racism In Jury Selection Hope for People Who Say Racism Tainted Their Death...

Weekly Digest #34

Reforms in the local criminal justice system aim to address racial disparities Fear of a Black Uprising: Confronting the white pathologies that shape racist policing ‘That’s why we have clemency,’ says legislator on calls for governor to free Ronnie Long Supreme Court...