Intersections + Injustice

    Vindictive Drug-Induced Homicide Charges Are Set to Surge in Chicago

    Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson believes that drug-induced deaths are “becoming an epidemic” and that ...

    How Helpful—Or Harmful—Are Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs?

    Before admitting new patients to his practice, Dr. Miguel Diaz checks their prescription history. ...

    To Address Addiction, Confront Racism in Our Health and Justice Systems

    It’s widely documented that decades of punitive criminal justice and drug policies have led ...

    “Working as Intended”—NJ Bail Reform Drastically Cuts Jail Population

    The activists and policymakers behind the criminal justice reforms just won in New York ...

    Drug Paraphernalia Laws: The “Swiss Army Knife” of the Drug War

    On June 7, 2018 Jessica* was sitting behind a church in Fayetteville, North Carolina, ...

    Why We Can’t Let Rural Prosecutors Fly Under the Radar

    People who believe in criminal justice reform can find enemies all over the country. ...