Helen Vera
Helen Vera

Helen Vera, a recent graduate of Yale Law School, is a fellow at the National Prison Project of the ACLU.

Jurisprudence
Feb. 26 2014 10:59 AMThe Definitive Case for Ending Solitary ConfinementThe practice is impractical as well as immoral. It harms prisoners, costs too much, and leads to more crime.
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May 22 2015 11:14 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.