Jessica Brand
Jessica Brand

Jessica Brand is the legal director of the Fair Punishment Project.

Trials and Error
Aug. 4 2017 9:07 AMWhen Prosecutors BullyDefense lawyers who get threatened by opposing counsel rarely have a recourse. Here’s how that could change.
Trials and Error
May 22 2017 3:10 PMDontae Sharpe Did Not Kill George RadcliffeHe’s been in prison for more than two decades for a crime he didn’t commit. Why won’t North Carolina set him free?
Trials and Error
July 6 2017 5:11 PMSCOTUS Gives Bad Prosecutors a PassIn Turner v. United States, the court signals that it doesn’t care when the government withholds evidence.
Trials and Error
March 30 2017 3:28 PMArkansas Is About to Execute Eight Men in Eleven DaysAt least six of those eight men likely suffer from crippling mental impairments.