The Justice Department pledges to address racial bias in an algorithm that determines early release.
Scholar argues that HIV criminalization laws should be replaced with public health policies.
Laws that impose criminal penalties for pregnancy loss regulate the conduct of pregnant people.
Civil rights attorney examines legal issues presented by virtual school disciplinary policies.
Scholar shows that regulatory bodies use arrests as informational proxies—but that this use has its costs.
The Biden Administration is expected to withdraw last-minute Trump Administration death penalty regulation.
Study indicates a vital judicial role in overseeing defendants’ reentry following prison.
New risk-forecasting tool reinforces racial disparities and emphasizes future risk in criminal sentencing.
Rapid DNA technology expands law enforcement’s ability to test samples, but also raises privacy concerns.
A new law targets online sex trafficking, but critics worry about the consequences for sex workers’ safety.
A case challenging sex offender registration could revive the long-slumbering nondelegation doctrine.
Triaging serious cases and simplifying criminal procedure could raise significant risks.