Tag: criminal injustice

    Fifth Circuit Strikes Post-Conviction Voting Ban as “Cruel and Unusual”

    The intent of Mississippi’s lifetime voting ban for people convicted of certain crimes, written ...

    Oakland DA Recall Effort Reflects Double Standards 

    Oakland District Attorney Pamela Price is currently facing a recall effort, as the latest ...

    Pardon Certificates for Federal Cannabis Convictions: Slow Progress

    The Justice Department (DOJ) is extending a public comment period concerning its marijuana pardon ...

    California Finally Clearing Cannabis Records. Will Lessons Be Learned?

    California officials have announced that they’re finally making substantial progress on clearing old marijuana ...

    ACLU Fights to Stop Sweeps Against Unhoused People in Phoenix

    The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is suing the city of Phoenix, Arizona, over ...

    Minnesota to Become 23rd State to Fully Legalize Cannabis

    Minnesota is poised to become the 23rd state to legalize cannabis for adult use. ...

    Pittsburgh Bucks National Trend by Backing Reform Prosecutor in Primary

    Many of the “progressive prosecutors,” as they are popularly known, who began winning elections ...

    EU Moves Toward Banning Algorithmic Policing and Sentencing 

    In the United States, many top criminal-legal system operatives and thought leaders worship at ...