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The president joined a long list of commentators in calling for JDs to take less time. But is that such a good idea when law grads are underprepared as is?

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Aug 27, 2013
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The NY police commissioner ignores the copious evidence that his signature crime prevention measure doesn't work at all.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Aug 20, 2013
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Michael Bloomberg's controversial policing strategy was ruled unconstitutional by a federal judge. But does it actually reduce crime?

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Aug 13, 2013
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The recession put a damper on incarceration. But that doesn't mean we're actually making progress.

  • Mike Konczal
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  • Jul 27, 2013
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I don't know that Steve Cohen and SAC Capital are innocent of insider trading. But they shouldn't be punished for it either way.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Jul 26, 2013
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In 2008, 8 federal court vacancies have been officially designated as "emergencies." This year, 25 were.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Jul 11, 2013
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