The Confirmation of Ketanji Brown Jackson Is a Major Victory for the Criminal Justice Reform Movement

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To anyone who recognizes the immense responsibility that rests on the collective shoulders of America’s criminal defense attorneys, Senator Ted Cruz’s allegation that our nation’s public defenders care a bit too much about their clients might sound more than a little bizarre. The unfortunate reality, however, is that…

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Outer space enthusiast. Japanese history junkie. I write about politics, culture, and mental illness. Disagreement is a precursor to progress.

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