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Bankrupting Florida

A disastrous hurricane could trigger a disastrous insurance debacle.

Aug 20, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 46

Crime's Up

An old issue is about to resurface.

Jun 18, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 38

Reaping the Whirlwind

Mississippi's insurance problem is everybody's.

Mar 26, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 27

Jail House Blues

America's immigration prisons are a scandal--but writing bad books is no way to fix them.

Jun 14, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 38

Money Can't Buy You Safety

The pitfalls of the homeland security shopping spree.

Jun 7, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 37

Do We Need More Firefighters?

Why John Kerry lights their fire.

Apr 12, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 30

The Secret to Homeland Security

Put the civilians back into civil defense.

Dec 8, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 13

Soft Cell

An American academic likes Europe's jails better than America's.

Jun 16, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 39

Showdown at the Voucher Corral

A high-stakes school board election in Milwaukee.

Mar 24, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 27

Two Cheers for Leaks

The crime-solving tactic police hate.

Nov 25, 2002, Vol. 8, No. 11

Profiles in Confusion

From the November 4, 2002 issue: It might be entertaining, but profiling doesn't solve crimes.

Nov 4, 2002, Vol. 8, No. 08

Crime After Punishment

It's past time to tackle the prison rape problem.

Oct 21, 2002, Vol. 8, No. 06

Free at Last

What will happen as large numbers of ex-cons are released from prison?

Sep 9, 2002, Vol. 7, No. 48

What Cops Can Teach the FBI

Local police are ahead of the feds when it comes to effective law enforcement.

Jul 29, 2002, Vol. 7, No. 44

Crime Without Punishment

As American streets get safer, crime in Europe soars.

May 27, 2002, Vol. 7, No. 36

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