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Can the Police Now Arrest AND Prosecute You?

A decision handed down this week by a New York City judge has created a…

Bobby Shmurda Gets Prison Sentence in Maze of Charges

Rapper Bobby Shmurda will serve seven years in prison as part of a plea agreement with…

A Black Prosecutor and a Double-Edged Sword

This article was originally published by The Marshall Project in collaboration with Vice. “The only way…

Hopes of Cop Convictions in Freddie Gray Case Continue to Erode

After a third acquittal in the series of trials of Baltimore police officers charged in…

After Acquittal, Baltimore Prosecutor Marilyn Mosby Criticized

After two trials and no convictions, Baltimore’s top prosecutor faces criticism that she moved too…

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How Comparing a Black Murder Defendant to ‘King Kong’ Affected His Trial

A federal trial judge in South Carolina last week overturned the death sentence of a…