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How Kamala Harris Shifted Positions on Criminal Justice

Sen. Harris didn’t challenge a moderator’s contention at Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate that her new criminal justice reform proposal contradicts some of her past positions while she was California Attorney General. But she said her initiatives on police bias training and drug treatment served as a “national model.”

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Lawsuit Gives Clues to How Drug Makers Weakened DEA

Newly unsealed documents in a Cleveland case provide clues to one of the most enduring mysteries of the opioid epidemic: How were drug companies able to weaken the federal government’s enforcement at the height of the crisis? The industry commissioned a “Crisis Playbook” to burnish its image and blame the federal government for not doing enough to stop the epidemic.

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