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Plus: Witness to an execution, when a cop wrongly arrests you, and how race affects personnel decisions at the Columbus (Ohio) police department.

  • Aug 13, 2018

The deputy AG argues that forensics is a "soft science," which conveniently shields it from scientific scrutiny.

  • Aug 9, 2018

Chris Moraff talks with users to report what's happening on the ground

  • Aug 7, 2018

The HBO host looks at the role prosecutors play in mass incarceration.

  • Aug 6, 2018

Plus: Colorado man mistakenly killed by police after killing intruder who harmed his grandson; Chicago proposes consent decree to reform police; Florida sheriff successfully fights crime with empathy, mercy.

  • Aug 2, 2018

Yet the theory persists, thanks to the pseudo-science of one very popular expert witness.

  • Jul 31, 2018

Plus: Racial disparities in homicide closures, NYC pot arrests; TSA has been monitoring passengers outside of checkpoints; and a history of misconduct in the office that prosecuted the J20 protesters

  • Jul 31, 2018

After a year of silence, local authorities criticize "inaccurate" and "inflammatory" statements in the media

  • Jul 27, 2018

The Phoenix PD has just tied its all-time record for police shootings, and it's only July.

  • Jul 26, 2018

How discredited experts and fields of forensics keep sneaking into courtrooms.

  • Mar 21, 2018
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