Criminal Justice

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Monday signed a sweeping criminal justice reform package. (Photo: JB Pritzker/Twitter)
The move comes as part of a broader measure featuring what the ACLU called "important changes to policing and our criminal justice system."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Marijuana legalization advocates and members of community groups attend a rally against marijuana arrests in front of One Police Plaza on June 13, 2012 in New York City. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
"We are urging the administration to abandon criminalization as a means to...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Prosecutors in Kenosha, Wisconsin are seeking modification of alleged killer Kyle Rittenhouse's bond after he was seen drinking in a bar with apparent supporters of the Proud Boys on January 5, 2021. (Photo: Kenosha County DA)
"The defendant's continued association with members of a group that prides...