About The Author
Fair Punishment Project uses legal research and educational initiatives to ensure that the U.S. justice system is fair and accountable. As a joint initiative of Harvard Law School's Charles Hamilton Houston Institute and its Criminal Justice Institute, we work to highlight the gross injustices resulting from prosecutorial misconduct, ineffective defense lawyers, and racial bias, and to illuminate the laws that result in excessive punishment.
- American Bar Association endorses multiple criminal justice reform proposals
- Arizona prosecutor violated federal law by not personally reviewing wiretap warrants
- A chance at freedom, barely
- Basic constitutional rights still denied in misdemeanor courts
- The future of civil asset forfeiture in Albuquerque at stake in mayoral race
- The next frontier of discriminatory sentencing