Brian Saady

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The Supreme Court At Last Moves to Curb Civil Asset Forfeiture

It's a narrow victory but an important one in the fight for the right to property.
Brian Saady March 11, 2019

El Chapo: Another Case for Ending the Drug War

The sordid details of his trial only show that prohibition will enable another kingpin after him.
Brian Saady February 18, 2019

A Real Killing: How Greedy Corporate Pushers Caused the Opioid Crisis

Purdue and other big Oxy peddlers now face trial in federal court.
Brian Saady January 23, 2019

Fighting Corruption in the U.S. Criminal Justice System

There will never be true reform until law enforcement and prosecutors are held accountable for breaking the rules.
Brian Saady December 13, 2018

When Forensic Evidence Goes Bad

A whole cottage industry has been built around hair, blood, and bite-mark analyses—but what happens when it puts the wrong people in jail?
Brian Saady August 28, 2018

When Forensic Evidence Goes Bad

A whole cottage industry has been built around hair, blood, and bite-mark analyses---but what happens when it puts the wrong people in jail?
Brian Saady August 28, 2018

Throwing Children Away: The School-to-Prison Pipeline

Zero tolerance and the proliferation of cops on campus are sending more kids into a life of incarceration than ever.
Brian Saady August 13, 2018

The Unreal Scope of China’s Intellectual Property Theft

It costs our economy massively yet President Trump's response has been to shoot himself in the foot.
Brian Saady July 23, 2018