Criminal Defense – Resource Links
ACLU: Prisoners’ Rights
Resource provided by the American Civil Liberties Union with information on national and state efforts to recognize and protect prisoner’s rights.
“Justice Denied” is a magazine devoted to helping people who have been wrongly convicted of crime in the U.S. and abroad.
Prison Policy Initiative
The Prison Policy Initiative conducts research and advocacy about incarceration, imprisonment trends and criminal justice policy.
Bureau of Justice Statistics
Bureau of Justice Statistics is a bureau of the U.S. Department of Justice – Office of Justice Programs. It provides statistics on crime, law enforcement, the justice system, corrections and related trends.
Death Penalty Information
Links to websites with important information and opinions about the death penalty worldwide.
The Innocence Project® of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is dedicated to gaining the freedom of wrongfully convicted criminal defendants by using DNA testing methods and to advocating for reform of the criminal justice system to prevent future wrongful convictions.
Federal Sentencing Reports
United States Sentencing Commission’s reports about trends in sentencing. Archival reports go back to 2007.
Criminal Law and Procedure
Articles and information about a wide range of criminal law topics provided by Wex, a public-access legal dictionary and encyclopedia sponsored and hosted by the Legal Information Institute (LII) at the Cornell Law School.
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