Maurice Chammah

Maurice Chammah is a staff writer at the Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization that covers the US criminal justice system. This essay is adapted from Let the Lord Sort Them: The Rise and Fall of the Death Penalty, which will be published by Crown in January 2021. His reporting has been published by the New Yorker, the Atlantic and others. 

ARTICLES BY Maurice Chammah

North America

Legal Lynching