Oct 19

Troy Davis and justice for the poor

Posted 2 years, 6 months ago.


For every Troy Davis there are a few dozen others in jail who may have been unfairly convicted, but because they were not given a sentence of death, their story goes untold.

Mar 18

The Tower of Law, Stephen Colbert and the Sixth Amendment

Posted 3 years, 1 month ago.


March 18 marks the forty-eighth anniversary of the Gideon v. Wainwright decision, a Supreme Court case that has ensured a core constitutional right in courtrooms across the country as well as inspired one of the Center’s most popular exhibits.