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.
August 11, 2017
March 20, 2016
- Pennsylvania Man Charged With Homicide Wasn’t Even Present When Victim Was Killed
- The Appeal Podcast: How Local Governments are Pushing Back Against ICE
- NYPD Commander’s Text Messages Show How the Quota System Persists
- ‘Things Have Changed’: A New Texas Anti-Immigration Measure Feeds Fear of the Police
- In ‘Amazing’ Verdict, Jury Awards Transgender Woman Punitive Damages Against Suffolk County Jail
- Campus sexual misconduct is a problem. Emulating a broken system is not the only solution.