criminal justice

A Sudanese teenager was facing the death penalty for killing her husband. A court has lightened her sentence.

She fatally stabbed her husband when he tried to rape her

Brandon Teena was murdered 25 years ago. Why the journalist who wrote about it is apologizing today.

Donna Minkowitz’s reporting approached the story with bias

Through a photograph, this little girl became a symbol of the U.S.-Mexico border under Trump

How photographer John Moore captured the scene

Kim Kardashian advocated for the release of Alice Marie Johnson. It worked.

The reality star’s recent White House visit was ridiculed. Who’s laughing now?

Voters remove judge who sentenced Brock Turner to six months in Stanford sexual assault case

Many agreed the sentence Judge Aaron Persky imposed was too lenient

Jurors awarded this rape victim $1 billion

She was 14 when it happened

‘Blowin’ Up’ takes a searing look at how sex trafficking is treated by the courts

Four stories show viewers another side of New York City

This true crime author stalked the Golden State Killer until she died

Some think her work led to the suspect’s arrest

Decades worth of rape kits are finally being tested

A story of good intentions — and government blunders