Courts and criminal justice

We all too often ignore the role courts play in enabling police misconduct, ignoring prosecutorial excess, and expanding mass incarceration.

This article notes one instance (a bail decision) where a judge advanced criminal justice reform.

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erdale13

Writer. Formerly civil rights attorney. Currently professor. Working on new book about mental disability and criminal law in the 20th century.

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