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Sign saying We Demand Police Accountability
15 April 2021

Since 1871 the Civil Rights Act has held state and local officials—including police officers—legally liable for damages if their actions violate a citizen’s...

Merry go round
08 February 2020

State-run parole and probation programs are designed to keep persons convicted of crimes – including a very large number of non-violent crimes – out of...

Black drawing of person behind bars
13 June 2019

With each criminal conviction, the state of Ohio matter-of-factly tells the defendants how long they will spend behind bars. Hidden from view, in the “fine-...