Commentary: Critics of Rodriguez Are Actually Just Opponents of Criminal Justice Reform

By Robert J. Hansen Woodland, CA – Cynthia Rodriguez, challenger for Yolo County District Attorney, has…

Executive Order on Advancing Effective, Accountable Policing and Criminal Justice Practices to Enhance Public Trust and Public Safety

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the…

Deadly Consequences of Not Prosecuting Misdemeanors: Why “Data and Science” Don’t Say What Rogue Prosecutors Claim

Did you know that crime goes down when you don’t prosecute criminals for breaking the law?…

Joint Statement on Place of Safety – World

Attachments “The concept of place of safety under international law and the respect of the rights…

Uyghur county in China has highest prison rate in the world | Taiwan News

BEIJING (AP) — Nearly one in 25 people in a county in the Uyghur heartland of…

Committee on criminal law reforms recommended amendments to sedition law

Either completely withdraw the law or amend the particular section, says official Either completely withdraw the…

Noida man held for ‘digital rape’ of minor for 7 years. What is digital rape?

An 81-year-old sketch artist has been arrested in Uttar Pradesh’s Noida for the alleged ‘digital rape’…

Canada’s top court says voluntary extreme intoxication a defence in violent crimes

The Supreme Court of Canada issued a major decision on Friday allowing criminal defendants in cases…

Opinion | An Update of Rape Laws Would Be a Step Back on Consent

A major effort to update the model criminal code on rape may actually undermine new understandings…

Native and Tribal News Updates in Litigation, Legislation

Welcome to Van Ness Feldman’s Native Affairs newsletter. The newsletter serves as a forum to discuss…