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Joe Biden, Border Cop Billy Binion, Reason

Biden promised change at the border. He’s kept Trump’s Title 42 policy to close it and cut off asylum Molly O’Toole, Los Angeles Times

Images of Confusion, Then Anguish: Migrant Families Deported by Surprise Daniel Berehulak and Maria Abi-Habib, New York Times

America’s Immigration System Is a COVID Superspreader Eli M. Cahan, Scientific American

COVID-19 Has Torn Through Prisons. Advocates Want Biden To Act Now. Ryan Brooks and Kate Lý Johnston, BuzzFeed News

On federal death row, inmates talk about Biden, executions Michael Tarm, AP News

Why Is This Happening?: Watching 13 executions with Liliana Segura NBC News

A Witness to the State’s Power to Kill Alvin Melathe, The Atlantic

They were innocent and on death row. Now, the exonerated want to ensure Biden keeps pledge Christina Carrega, CNN

Jeff Rosen Sought the Death Penalty For An Innocent Man. He Shouldn’t Be California’s Next AG Michael Ogul, The Appeal

Prosecutors and the ‘Moral Imperative’ for Transparency Lucy Lang and Erica Bond, The Crime Report

The Successes and Shortcomings of Larry Krasner’s Trailblazing First Term Joshua Vaughn, The Appeal

Criminal Justice Reform Moves Pretty Fast. Just Ask Harris County DA Kim Ogg. Michael Hardy, Texas Monthly

Bad Birds in Quarantine Kimon de Greef, Guernica Magazine

‘Luz’ Review: Love In and Out of Lockup Teo Bugbee, New York Times

Netflix’s College Admissions Documentary Is A Compelling Anatomy Of A Scam Alessa Dominguez, BuzzFeed News

AM Stories

US Intelligence Agencies Warn Of Heightened Domestic Extremism Threat Jaclyn Diaz, NPR

2020 Saw an Unprecedented Surge in White Supremacist Propaganda WJ Hennigan and Vera Bergengruen, Time

There Have Been At Least 3,795 Hate Incidents Against Asian Americans During The Pandemic, A New Report Shows Julia Reinstein, BuzzFeed News

How Racism and Sexism Intertwine to Torment Asian-American Women Shaila Dewan, New York Times

Suspect in Atlanta Spa Attacks Is Charged With 8 Counts of Murder Richard Fausset, Campbell Robertson, Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs, and Sean Keenan, New York Times

Georgia shootings could test state’s new hate-crimes law as debate rages over suspect’s motive Griff Witte, David Nakamura, Marianna Sotomayor, and Timothy Bella, Washington Post

Georgia’s No-Wait Gun Laws Allowed Robert Aaron Long to Immediately Obtain Firearm Alexandra Hutzler, Newsweek

California attorney general cuts off researchers’ access to gun violence data Lois Beckett, The Guardian

Promising Crime Solutions Are Being Undermined by Flawed Federal Ratings, Researchers Say Champe Barton, The Trace

The US finally has data on how many people die in police custody. NC won’t release it. NC Watchdog Reporting Network

Judge limits evidence, refuses to move trial in Floyd death Steve Karnowski and Amy Forliti, AP News

Just How White Is Chicago’s Union For Cops? Here Are The Numbers. Chip Mitchell, WBEZ

Phoenix Wants To Shift Crisis Response Away From Police – While Also Increasing The Police Budget Meg O’Connor, The Appeal