Yusef Salaam — A Witness Of The Criminal Justice System
Together with The Marshall Project, Newsy brings you stories of the criminal justice system. Here, Yusef Salaam shares his experience.
The U.S. criminal justice system affects people from almost every walk of life. Newsy has partnered with The Marshall Project to share a series of stories about the criminal justice system and how it impacts average Americans. Here, Yusef Salaam shares his story.
Philadelphia Police Identify 'Boy In The Box' Found Dead 65 Years Ago
Philadelphia police identified Joseph Augustus Zarelli as the homicide victim in its oldest cold case, dating back to 1957.By Matt Rourke / AP
Law Enforcement Seized Guns In Club Q Suspect’s 2021 Criminal Case
Law enforcement officials confiscated two firearms from the accused Club Q mass shooter in 2021, during a separate case.By Thomas Peipert /AP
'Don't Say Gay' Florida Lawmaker Indicted On Fraud Charges
Florida Rep. Joe Harding is being charged with two counts of wire fraud, two counts of money laundering and two counts of making false statements.By Phelan M. Ebenhack / AP
Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Switches To Independent
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema said she was “declaring my independence from the broken partisan system in Washington.”By Scott Applewhite / AP
House Passes Defense Bill Scrapping COVID Vaccine Mandate
The bill provides nearly $858 billion for national defense in addition to taking away a COVID vaccine mandate for U.S. military members.By Ted S. Warren / AP
New Abnormal: Climate Disaster Damage 'Down' To $268 Billion
Many — but not all – weather disasters are being turbocharged by human-caused climate change and are happening more frequently.By Zahid Hussain / AP