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This site includes a complete collection of historical documents and images related to a famous murder case in British... see more

What happens when you put good people in an evil place? Does humanity win over evil, or does evil triumph? These are some... see more

This site contains information about the problems related to the release of the mentally ill from correctional facilities... see more

This NPR site contains a 22 minute radio program from All Things Considered, regarding John, a 22 year old inmate. One... see more

'Homicides, drug arrests, car theft, assault and battery...it's all in a day's work for the prosecutors of Boston's... see more

This NPR site features a story regarding a young female prisoner who became a model prisoner when incarcerated. The... see more

From Plato in Athens to Police Commissioner William Bratton in New York, experts on public order have ceaselessly worried... see more

"Terror in Mumbai", is a HBO Documentary narrated by Fareed Zakaria, and compiled and directed by Dan Reed which was... see more

This resource is described as "An intimate journey across the violent landscape of our cities through the eyes of those... see more

This case has been designed as a focus for learning about the legal, ethical and practice issues emerging from a child... see more

This site "investigates the bizarre case of Terence Garner. It is a story that seems fit for a novel, with unforgettable... see more

This site includes a complete collection of historical documents and images, and one animation, related to the story of a... see more

The organization, 360 degrees, has been collecting the stories of inmates, correctional officers, lawyers, judges, parole... see more

This site includes a complete collection of historical documents and images related to a famous case of child abuse in... see more

This site looks at the issue of gun control and gun rights. There are a variety of links to articles which argue the pros... see more

Street Law, Inc. and The Supreme Court Historical Society are providing teachers with a full range of resources and... see more

This site provides nine detailed case studies on human rights issues: Clinton's response to Kosovo, the International... see more

This site contains materials related to a PBS documentary, "The First Measured Century," that examines trends over time... see more

This site includes a complete collection of historical documents, images and video clips related to the death of artist... see more

In this material, "Fronline goes behind the scenes of America's marijuana industry, examining the production, sale, and... see more

This site about an Irish family that emigrated to Canada includes a complete collection of historical documents and... see more

Currently, 1/3 of women in the military say they have experienced sexual harassment. Many women in the military have... see more

Jennifer Thompson was raped at knifepoint by a man who broke into her apartment while she slept. She was able to escape,... see more

"Every day in America, nearly 7,000 people die. And when it happens suddenly, it's assumed there will be an... see more