Nation Topics - Crime
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How police across the country are using civil asset forfeiture to seize people’s houses, cars and cash to make money for their departments.
Maybe it’s not too big to face criminal charges after all.
The United States is no Soviet Union—and yet it has set up machinery that satisfies certain tendencies that are in the genetic code of totalitarianism.
The crime of the century.
Whatever their intent, laws equating pregnancy termination with murder are used against pregnant women, not for them.
Reliance on the criminal justice system as the primary solution to intimate partner violence is a long-standing point of debate in the movement to end it.
A new documentary sheds light on what we haven't learned from the tragic miscarriage of justice.
Daniel Villegas was 16 when he confessed to a double murder en El Paso. But almost 20 years later, he insists he's innocent, and the evidence backs him up.
Rape culture exists because we don't believe it does. Here's how to empower men and women to change the status quo.
Democrats like Joe Biden were responsible for some of the worst laws behind mass incarceration. Whatever our response to gun violence, a new war on crime is not the answer.
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