Criminal Justice and the Mattering of Lives

Deborah Tuerkheimer*

Review of Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America by James Forman Jr.

Locking Up Our Own



* Class of 1940 Research Professor, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law. I am grateful to Paul Butler, James Forman Jr., Justin Murray, Janice Nadler, and Max Schanzenbach for insightful comments on earlier drafts. Tom Gaylord, Faculty Services and Scholarly Communications Librarian, contributed outstanding research assistance, and the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law Faculty Research Program furnished generous financial support.

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