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Emails provided to The Intercept shed light on an ongoing power struggle between the attorney general and the Philadelphia district attorney.
Larry Krasner asked the state Supreme Court to deem the death penalty as applied unconstitutional, citing overwhelming evidence of wrongful convictions.
Josh Shapiro’s new stance on HB 1614 came in response to pressure from protesters at the Netroots Nation conference in Philadelphia.
A new Pennsylvania law allows the state attorney general to prosecute some gun crimes in Philadelphia if Krasner takes a pass.
Larry Krasner has come under fire for fighting an appeal from incarcerated activist Mumia Abu-Jamal, who was convicted in 1982 of killing a police officer.
Krasner’s mass incarceration memo outlining criminal justice reforms is a dream come true.
Larry Krasner has sued Philadelphia’s police department 75 times. Now he’s running for district attorney on a progressive platform.
Mehdi Hasan talks criminal justice with two prominent activists in Los Angeles.
Prosecutors wield enormous discretion in the U.S. criminal justice system — unless they decide that capital punishment is unjust.
Sheriffs for Trusting Communities is backing two candidates in Virginia and one in Louisiana who are running on a plan to end police cooperation with ICE.