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AG Sessions: Forensic Science Panel That Helps Keep...

The Republican war on science has come to the U.S. Department of Justice, with the decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to eliminate the...

LA District Attorney Launches Wrongful Conviction Unit,...

Jackie Lacey, who became the first Black person elected Los Angeles county district attorney in 2012, has established a unit to look into wrongful...

Scientists Sue New York State Police, Claim...

In New York, as police officers are being pressured to meet Black and Latino arrest quotas, scientists in a lawsuit claim they were fired...

A Record 149 People Were Exonerated...

Black men being freed for wrongful convictions is nothing new. But these exonerations often expose massive corruption in the American criminal justice system. A...

Free at Last! DNA Exonerates Chicago Man...

A Chicago man who spent more than 30 years behind bars before DNA evidence helped overturn his conviction in the rape and killing of...