In Depth

Each Sunday, The Des goes in depth with original reporting, interview and book reviews on an issue or topic in American Justice. This edition is exclusively for subscribers.

a few women in New York prisons and jails keep their babies with them for their first few months of their lives.
over half of U.S. states still criminalize HIV. More resources should be allotted to care, treatment, and prevention not prison time
The state’s Republican controlled government struggled to pass police reform in the wake of the murder of George Floyd. Activists say the few bills pas…
What one man’s journey to free men on death row in Alabama tells us about mercy and redemption, a peak into Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
A Colorado woman's search for clemency after 30 years inside
On the frontlines of the rise in homicides: an interview with a D.C. violence interrupter who works to stop murders and fights on the city's notorious …
Incarcerated writer, Karim Diggs, writes about the death he witnessed while surviving over a year of covid in prison
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