Philadelphia’s District Attorney Just Showed America’s Prosecutors How to End Mass Incarceration

Newly minted Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner was elected on a platform of bringing criminal justice reform to the office and attacking mass incarceration. Now Krasner, a former civil rights attorney, seems to be making good on his promise. In a recent office memo—first issued in February but made public this week—Krasner swaps the office’s traditional […]

Illinois prosecutors review a few lovemaking attack allegation against Weinstein

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Los Angeles prosecutors are reviewing three accusations of sexual assault against Harvey Weinstein, a step toward possible criminal charges for the movie producer, a spokesman for the county District Attorney’s office said on Thursday. Los Angeles is one of three cities, along with New York and London, where police are investigating […]