Criminal Justice

Criminal justice is the delivery of justice to those who have committed crimes. The criminal justice system is a series of government agencies and institutions. Goals include the rehabilitation of offenders, preventing other crimes, and moral support for victims. The primary institutions of the criminal justice system are the police, prosecution and defense lawyers, the courts and prisons.

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Cato Institute · 12 July 2024

A progressive Christian school that offers a culturally inclusive education designed to foster creativity and collaboration and critical thinking, and also a love for Christ, is how founder Tiffany Blassingame …


Cato Institute · 12 July 2024

Institute's work continues to help move policy in the direction of liberty, in areas as diverse as criminal justice, health care, housing regulation and affordability, political reform to safeguard against future


Cato Institute · 12 July 2024

debates and mainstreamed the libertarian position on foreign, fiscal, immigration, monetary, criminal justice, drug, trade, and health care policies. Cato's unique strength is bringing the ideas of liberty


Cato Institute · 11 July 2024

While Fed Chair Jerome Powell made the rounds on Capitol Hill this week, discussions about the Federal Reserve's expectations for inflation have once again come to the forefront. Unsustainable government …


Cato Institute · 11 July 2024

One of the most prevalent claims by opponents of school choice is that "public schools serve everyone." This is asserted on social media, in commentaries, on yard signs, and even …


Cato Institute · 11 July 2024

I have no end of uncharitable thoughts about recent American presidents; yet, when I'm cataloging their sins, the words "undue caution" have never sprung to mind. Could it fairly be …


Cato Institute · 11 July 2024

It has been three years since the postal banking pilot program made headlines in 2021, but it hasn't had a single customer in at least two years (Table 1). It …


Cato Institute · 11 July 2024

Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation has been zero for two months. Over the past 12 months, prices of food at home are up 1.1 percent, and energy prices are up …


Cato Institute · 10 July 2024

Here's a roundup of election law and policy items I wish there were time to do as single posts:


Cato Institute · 10 July 2024

Over the past few years, multiple claimants have accused opioid manufacturers and related companies of misleading patients and doctors into believing their products are relatively safe; this allegedly caused expanded …


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