Despite overwhelming support in the legislature, Maryland Gov. Hogan vetoed a bill to restore voting rights to citizens with past criminal convictions and a new report found that 49 states charged inmates while they were incarcerated.
A book released by the Brennan Center positioned criminal justice reform front and center in American political discourse ahead of the 2016 election and a new report highlights the trouble with "pay-to-stay" fees in prisons and jails.
Alabama and other states respond to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in the Alabama redistricting case, members of Congress from both sides of the aisle wade into the debate about the future of redistricting, and more.
The Brennan Center recently published a book of essays that outline solutions from American leaders on how to reform the criminal justice system and the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a Florida ban on judges soliciting campaign contributions.