criminal justice

Episode 8: 'I Want Someone to Love Me Even for a Second'

Episode 8: 'I Want Someone to Love Me Even for a Second'

WNYC Studios

MULTIMEDIA

Co-published with WNYC StudiosPolicy experts even use the term "sexual abuse to prison pipeline," and they say it’s why incarcerating a young girl perpetuates more negative behavior and makes it harder to exit the system. 

These Women Were Sentenced as Children to Die in Prison

These Women Were Sentenced as Children to Die in Prison

Danielle Wolffe

FEATURES

Co-published with The NationThe number of women serving life sentences is growing more quickly than that of men. Read the stories of women who were sentenced to life in prison without parole when they were teenagers.