The previous post, in support of the Common Core State Standards, is a response to an August piece by veteran educator Marion Brady that was highly critical of the standards initiative. Here Brady takes another wack at the standards.Read full article >>
We didn't get mass incarceration from War on Drugs alone, but drugs play an important role in less discussed stages of criminal justice systems
The Bureau of Justice Statistics released a report exploring the fastest growing portion of the prison population, those 55 or older.
New report, Protecting Written Family Communications in Jails: A 50-State Survey, finds how far states go to protect letter writing in jails
As jails around the county experiment with postcard-only policies, our new report examines jail mail standards in each state.
With a little over 6 months left in his term, President Obama is on track to become the President who has granted the smallest portion of clemency requests in history.
The number of stop and frisks has gone down in recent years, but the practice is still not working.
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