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New Ground-Breaking Podcast Venture (Week 48)

This was a busy week at crimestory.com, we highlighted the work of two dynamic young reform advocates. We continued our series on the media coverage of the impact...

The Robert Durst Trial: Mistrial Hearing

Today, we announced a partnership with the Podcast giant Acast to host, distribute, and monetize their original podcast series, Jury Duty: The Trial of Robert...

New Ground-Breaking Podcast Venture (Week 48)

This was a busy week at crimestory.com, we highlighted the work of two dynamic young reform advocates. We continued our series on the media coverage of the impact...

Interview: Connie Rice, Innovative Civil Rights Attorney, Activist and Reformer (with Amanda Knox)

“It's like watching whales discover they live in water”: An Interview with Connie Rice Connie Rice is a civil rights...

Interview: DeRay McKessen, Activist and Organizer for the Black Lives Matter Movement (with Amanda Knox)

“I just need to tell you the truth”: An Interview with DeRay McKessen DeRay McKessen is an activist and organizer...

Interview: Adam Foss, Advocate for Transforming the Role of the Prosecutor (with Amanda Knox)

“We are a business that works with human beings, we know nothing about humans.”: An Interview with Adam Foss Adam...

The Robert Durst Trial: Mistrial Hearing

Today, we announced a partnership with the Podcast giant Acast to host, distribute, and monetize their original podcast series, Jury Duty: The Trial of Robert...

LA County Looks for Ways to Close Downtown Men’s Central Jail in 12 Months

By Elizabeth Marcellino, City News Service LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A proposal to close Men's Central Jail within one year drew fire today from...

Tuesday July 14, 2020

JUSTICE

COVID-19 in Prison: Week by Week — Part 9

WEEK 9 (May 10-16)  On May 11, Georgia State Attorney General Chris Carr appointed Cobb County District Attorney Joyette Holmes to lead the prosecution of Gregory and Travis McMichael, the father and son recorded fatally shooting 25 year old Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery in February in a suburban Atlanta neighborhood. Holmes is the fourth prosecutor to handle the matter -- a red flag signaling concern about the cases’s potential to expose systemic racism in Georgia law enforcement. On Wednesday, May 13, Los Angeles County beaches reopened with restrictions:  swimming, surfing,...