Criminal Justice

Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonJune 13, 2017
The misclassification of government documents has caught people up in phony scandals costly to them and to the public at large.
Robert De Niro, as Bernie Madoff, and Diana Henriques, as herself, in HBO's "The Wizard of Lies." (Craig Blankenhorn/HBO)
Politics & Society Last Take
Bill McGarveyJune 09, 2017
Diana Henriques wrote the book on Madoff. She says Donald Trump is no con man.
Faith Dispatches
Jim McDermottMay 22, 2017
Given the number of those in the California legal system today who are Latino, “you can guess a large percentage of them are Catholic.”
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 04, 2017
Public safety and protecting the civil rights of citizens are not competing goals.
Vivian Tuttle holds a photo of her daughter Yvonne, who was murdered during a 2002 bank robbery in Norfolk, Neb., as she testifies in favor of the death penalty at a public hearing in Omaha, Neb. in October 2016 (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, file).
Politics & Society Dispatches
Joseph P. HooverApril 25, 2017
The fight against the death penalty lays bare the strengths and weaknesses of the Catholic approach to pro-life issues.
Photo: Todd Heisler
Arts & Culture Culture
Teresa DonnellanApril 12, 2017
Michael Wilson, a graduate of Loyola New Orleans, wrote the New York Times column "Crime Scene" for the past six years.