Subscribe to our newsletters for regular updates, analysis and context straight to your email.
Support a worker-led Appeal. donate today.
Time is running out for the state Senate to advance a bill repealing the death penalty. Two influential Democratic senators also work as prosecutors, and the state’s DA association is fighting the reform.
May 07, 2021
Community organizing in Nevada’s Clark County helped judicial candidates "flip the bench" to challenge cash bail and mass incarceration.
Dec 21, 2020
In states that restored people’s voting rights, many public agencies aren’t doing enough to assist, and the pandemic slowed grassroots plans to pick up the slack.
May 28, 2020
With redistricting fast approaching, Nevada and Washington end prison gerrymandering, but reforms stall elsewhere.
Jul 03, 2019
Colorado and Nevada will now restore voting rights upon release from incarceration, amid nationwide efforts against disenfranchisement.
May 31, 2019
Jan 17, 2019
But it will still retain a system that is harsh by national standards and will disenfranchise large numbers of residents.
Dec 20, 2018
Oct 18, 2018