In New York, people accused of crimes are denied access to the most important information in their case.
Immigrants are exceptionally vulnerable when they get arrested and end up in the criminal legal system for any reason.
Who are the real decision-makers in the criminal justice system?
On any given day, 1/4 of everyone incarcerated in America is jailed pre-trial.
Nilda & her son fled violence only to be separated in the US. Together now & applying for asylum, they are among 1 million struggling to survive while they wait.
Lead Innocence Project counsel explains how fairer evidence practices can right now reduce the need to fight for exonerations decades after a wrongful conviction.
Empower immigrants by watching and sharing the "We Have Rights" Campaign explainer videos.
A working man detained for 3 weeks on the false accusation of a police officer who claimed possession of a "heroin residue."
Kalief Browder's brother and justice champion, Akeem, breaks down how the impact of jail spirals out and touches entire families and communities.
Whether you’re a frontline practitioner or personally touched by the system in some other way, we want to hear your stories.
Brooklyn Defenders Services
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Brooklyn NY 11201