More on Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement


Former Inmates Learning to Avoid Going Back to Their Cells

By Nat Hentoff. April 9, 2014.

Hey, Eric Holder Discovers True Justice!

By Nat Hentoff. April 2, 2014.

Federal Judge Removes U.S. Muslims from Constitution

By Nat Hentoff. February 26, 2014.

Cato Studies

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.

Immigrants and Crime: Perception vs. Reality

By Stuart Anderson. Immigration Reform Bulletin No. 3. June 28, 2010.


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

United States v. Wurie

By Jim Harper and Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. April 9, 2014.

Hatch v. United States

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus and Julio Colomba. Legal Briefs. November 7, 2013.

“Stand Your Ground” Laws: Civil Rights and Public Safety Implications of the Expanded Use of Deadly Force

By Ilya Shapiro. Testimony. October 29, 2013.

Cato Reviews & Journals

The Militarization of America’s Police Forces

Radley Balko. Cato's Letter. Fall 2013.


Ilya Shapiro. Supreme Court Review. 2012-2013.


America’s Longest War

Featuring Tim Lynch. September 19, 2013. Film Screening.

Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces

Featuring Radley Balko and Laura Odato. July 24, 2013. Capitol Hill Briefing.

Code of the West

Featuring Tim Lynch. March 12, 2013. Film Premiere.