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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.
In Oregon, FPP Supports Defendant’s Claim that the Court Should Have Considered His Intellectual Disability at Sentencing
June 14, 2016
New Report: Oregon’s Death Penalty Disproportionately Used Against Persons with Significant Mental Impairments
December 20, 2016
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