More on Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement

Commentary

Time to Fix the Mental-Health Horrors That Plague Rikers Island

By Randal John Meyer. New York Post. August 10, 2015.

Rikers Island Is the New Hell

By Ilya Shapiro and Randal John Meyer. The Daily Beast. August 6, 2015.

Two Takeaways from Samuel DuBose’s Killing

By Matthew Feeney. Forbes. July 31, 2015.

Cato Studies

Clicking on Heaven’s Door: The Effect of Immigrant Legalization on Crime

By Paolo Pinotti. Research Briefs in Economic Policy No. 8. August 20, 2014.

Tough Targets: When Criminals Face Armed Resistance from Citizens

By Clayton E. Cramer and David Burnett. White Paper. February 2, 2012.

Reforming Indigent Defense: How Free Market Principles Can Help to Fix a Broken System

By Stephen J. Schulhofer and David Friedman. Policy Analysis No. 666. September 1, 2010.

Articles

Don’t Retreat on “Stand Your Ground” Laws

Ilya Shapiro. America's First Freedom. January 2014.

Forfeiting Reason

Roger Pilon. Criminal Law and Procedure News. Vol. 1. No. 2. Spring 1997.

Criminal Remedies: Restitution, Punishment, or Both?

Roger Pilon. Ethics: An International Journal of Social., Political., and Legal Philosophy. Vol. 88. No. 4. July 1978.

Public Filings

Luis v. United States

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus, and Gabriel Latner. Legal Briefs. August 25, 2015.

Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo

By Andrew M. Grossman, Ilya Shapiro, and Trevor Burrus. Legal Briefs. August 14, 2015.

United States v. DeCoster

By Matthew G. Kaiser, Patrick N. Forrest, Ilya Shapiro, & Randal John Meyer. Legal Briefs. July 27, 2015.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Three Years of PoliceMisconduct.net

Policy Report. July/August 2015.

Too Many Laws, Too Many Costs

David Boaz. Policy Report. January/February 2015.

Introduction

Ilya Shapiro. Supreme Court Review. 2013-2014.

Events

The Social Order of the Underworld: How Prison Gangs Govern the American Penal System

Featuring Adam Bates and Dalibor Rohac. February 17, 2015. Book Forum.

Do American Police Departments Need Military Weapons from the Pentagon?

Featuring David B. Kopel, Mark Lomax, Cheye Calvo, & Tim Lynch. September 12, 2014. Policy Forum.

Lessons from Ferguson

Featuring Tim Lynch. September 10, 2014. Policy Forum.