Rory Fleming

    Rory is a writer and licensed attorney. Previously, he ran Foglight Strategies, a campaign research services firm for forward-thinking prosecutors, and worked for the Law Enforcement Action Partnership, Harvard Law School Fair Punishment Project and the National Network for Safe Communications at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice. He lives in Philadelphia.

    Survey Aims to Quantify Societal Stigma Against People Who Use Drugs

    Despite recent policy strides like decriminalization in Oregon and authorization of a safe consumption ...

    District Attorneys Could Be Key to the post-Roe v. Wade Abortion Battle

    Ever since President Trump started nominating new Supreme Court justices, reproductive health activists and ...

    More Evidence That Coerced Drug Treatment Is Harmful as Well as Wrong

    A paper published by the International Journal of Drug Policy confirms what harm reductionists ...

    Alabama Parole Board’s Cruel and Unprecedented Increase in Denials

    Representative Chris England, the chairman of the Alabama Democrats, does not mince words when ...

    WI Judge Defies the Law by Doubling as a “Probation Officer” 

    In the opinion of Amanda Skorr, an attorney and former public defender, Outagamie County, ...

    Prosecutors Call on Biden to Create Task Force Aimed at Reform

    Decrying “tough-on-crime” policies, a group of more than 100 law enforcement leaders, mostly prosecutors, ...

    A Look Behind the Campaign to Recall Progressive Prosecutors in Virginia

    A recall campaign targeting so-called progressive prosecutors in Virginia has made recent headlines. To ...

    Santa Clara County’s Prosecutor Race Will Be Intense—And Personal

    Since taking office in 2011, Santa Clara County (San Jose), California District Attorney Jeff ...