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Reporter @theintercept covering criminal justice and reproductive rights and hoping they never intersect. Opinions mine. jordan.smith@theintercept.com

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For those who said @ProfMMurray @kateashaw1 and I were too "pessimistic" about the Chief Justice's reasoning in Ju… https://t.co/TFXOSUiYQ3
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7/2
2020
@TealBomb @theappeal @LilianaSegura Yes! Thank you so much! When we did our first podcast project, Murderville, we… https://t.co/sFwD4hJvIh
7/1
2020
Some good news today. I wrote about Neko & his brother Lance who are both incarcerated amid Covid-19 w/conditions t… https://t.co/eVik1DtZNgI'm no political strategist, but I'd think one way the Republican Party might win a little more black support would… https://t.co/sarsBwjqMw
Retweeted by Jordan SmithSupreme Court upholds abortion rights but leaves the door open to new challenges https://t.co/ZwPTqG1MRl by @chronic_jordan
Retweeted by Jordan SmithSupreme Court upholds abortion rights but Roberts leaves the door open to new challenges https://t.co/6AnQmZINNZ by @chronic_jordan
6/30
2020
Of Roberts' opinion in June Medical, the incomparable Dahlia Lithwick writes, it was "a full-throated defense of th… https://t.co/HmT5zTXPuPIs Kagan the first justice to use "spoiler alert" and/or the first to cite Schoolhouse Rock? https://t.co/O5kr6rKWxE https://t.co/FOmVJzJQDb
Retweeted by Jordan Smith*when all THE DUDES want to write their own blog post. https://t.co/JDPpJyJZa5
Retweeted by Jordan SmithBreyer's conclusion for the Court: https://t.co/ERQy6CuvkC
Retweeted by Jordan SmithThis is crucial reporting by @rdevro for anyone wanting to understand what's been happening in NYC--and especially… https://t.co/huHpDXkCu7
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6/29
2020
After the killing of George Floyd, #BlueLeaks documents show, law enforcement agencies told police in Minneapolis t… https://t.co/pa6lIFWIut
Retweeted by Jordan SmithCongress needs to codify the provocation rule into federal law. Here’s what this means: Let’s say a cop breaks down… https://t.co/fQ0S2CWCdX
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6/26
2020
A Tampa Bay mother was imprisoned for 5 months based on a field test that falsely proved her vitamins to be oxycodo… https://t.co/a1Cf5SWKNO
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6/24
2020
Deviously brilliant of antifa to sneak out in the middle of the night and add an extra deck to that arena
Retweeted by Jordan SmithProbably not the first time Trump had to explain why something was less than half as big as he claimed it would be.
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6/21
2020
My spouse is "attending" a virtual conference for the next few days. To help simulate the real thing, I'll set out… https://t.co/Tb6jmNjMVY
Retweeted by Jordan SmithNot going to live tweet all of my reactions to The Fight, but the excerpt from the Scott Lloyd depo they play at th… https://t.co/dSnc8gjDYw
Retweeted by Jordan Smith @SadPunkWidow @athens_lawyer KC! @reptinderholt @TweetTonyMac @GregAbbott_TX Hey, @reptinderholt : Do people who enjoy 'freedom and liberty' include… https://t.co/227QpPhlJd @AllieGoertz I rmbr lying ax the back hump of a shitty 70s car when my g'pa would drive (spoiler: prolly shouldn't… https://t.co/V18nvdMfbX @Truthsp94283882 Daryl's life matters. Someone knows why he's there. They just need to speak the truth.
6/20
2020
@HeathMayo @athens_lawyer not REsurging. Surging. you live in texas. this should be an obvious point @AngryBlackLady understatement. btw, your piece on baby lives was fucking excellent @Mattjdeath @debarenna @MelissaRyan that is a laughable statement.
6/19
2020
Til the lion writes history, the hunter will always be hero
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6/18
2020
Street Crimes Unit cops used to wear shirts that said, "There is no hunting like the hunting of man." Their modern… https://t.co/ixNCOyIU0T
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6/17
2020
if you drink a milkshake and have a stomach ache, your first thought shouldn't be "was i poisoned?" it should be "w… https://t.co/9AMNrLnq78
Retweeted by Jordan SmithHappening now on Congress Avenue! #blackaustinmatters https://t.co/HNpeCQA9gP
Retweeted by Jordan SmithBan them. https://t.co/t4qhtEa5KT
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6/16
2020
Wow. Congratulations to you and everyone who fought so hard for this. https://t.co/o06zrK4eZE
Retweeted by Jordan Smith"Protesters have deliberately tried to bump into people outside the clinic and have refused to move from the sidewa… https://t.co/ujjEjCbV9r
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6/15
2020
@RDunhamDPIC @DPInfoCtr ugh. @radleybalko gotta head out! cuz i'm going to dallas! UGH @latimes @SarahHGaley to the KC Chiefs!
6/13
2020
ICYMI, this powerful piece from @justinevdl. And a question: where was @NYGovCuomo when Lulu needed him? https://t.co/zoPGN4A3mEAfter tasing, kicking & choking Wayne Jones, cops in WVa shot him 22 times. They say they had to becuz he didn't co… https://t.co/FHgoYcTEx0For the umpteenth time: There’s a huge difference between honoring historical figures in spite of their sins (Washi… https://t.co/tlhuchzmde
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6/12
2020
Systemic racism poses a far greater health threat than protests https://t.co/YWFVonAeXX by @fastlernerThat anyone ever thought firing into crowds was a good idea is nuts. And with predictable and grave outcomes.… https://t.co/7uivK3u8jeSo. Let's set the stage... President Trump has chosen as the venue for his first rally in months, Tulsa, Oklahoma,… https://t.co/1uMqls6KuA
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6/11
2020
Every bartender I've ever met is better at de-escalating conflict than the police.
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6/9
2020
“The past beat us bloody, the present is beating us black and blue then blaming us for the bruises, and the future… https://t.co/6XUiw74SPq
Retweeted by Jordan SmithPolice attacks on peaceful protesters are rooted in a violent ideology of reactionary grievance https://t.co/YDuNbLoXRP by @rdevro @exposemdoc @FAMMFoundationRecent polls show a dead heat in GA, TX, NC, OH, MO, and UT (!) Biden leading in WI, AZ, FL. Biden pulling away in… https://t.co/G33WiTcSgJ
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6/6
2020
With a Philadelphia exoneration, a major Racial Justice Act decision in North Carolina, three reprieves in Ohio, an… https://t.co/WZqMmHubAZ
Retweeted by Jordan Smith @damonlynch @theintercept @DA_LarryKrasner thank you. that's very kind.Sarah Cooper has her work cut out for her with this one. #TrumpPressConference
Retweeted by Jordan SmithIt's sad to have to say it is "extraordinary" to hear a prosecutor's office take responsibility for its sins and to… https://t.co/3pMWgAI78ZThis morning's hearing was emotional & the apologies to Walter and his family, Sharon Fahy, the victim's mother, an… https://t.co/t3A9E07mbO“We don’t have time to wait”: Minneapolis anti-police brutality organizer Kandace Montgomery on defunding the polic… https://t.co/H5X2UCYmKdI keep seeing the allegation that the police who raided Breonna Taylor mistakenly raided the wrong house. This is n… https://t.co/yxL3seuLwa
Retweeted by Jordan Smithcasual biowarfare https://t.co/pEGhL61oxM
Retweeted by Jordan SmithThe DA's office will decline to prosecute. Court is closed for protests so the case cannot be dismissed today. Howe… https://t.co/ibmIjIFuuDBREAKING: Philly judge has vacated the death sentence of Walter Ogrod, who was wrongfully convicted of killing Barb… https://t.co/sqRtSPbZkm
6/5
2020
Please signal boost -- the @AJustGeorgia coalition has two requests for our partners and supporters today. 1: Cal… https://t.co/hbvUA9rvyE
Retweeted by Jordan SmithTo @DrewBrees :My 95yr old father fought in WWII at Saipan risking his life for the United States of America, a cou… https://t.co/nHx9WbYqg8
Retweeted by Jordan SmithBreonna Taylor's death was the entirely foreseeable consequence of a police department feeling free to callously an… https://t.co/qWJ6SLcIBl
Retweeted by Jordan Smith#HisNameIsJustinHowell https://t.co/LfTzIfJg0aTired of being made to deal with my coworker @lhfang continuing to push narratives about black on black crime after… https://t.co/1KUWFbEiix
Retweeted by Jordan Smith @JennaMC_Laugh yessssss.Good morning. While protests intensify outside, I’m thinking about Yusef caged inside. 16 (left) when condemned to… https://t.co/knApRFxsOa
Retweeted by Jordan Smith @JennaMC_Laugh yup. gonna need that.The Intercept Union is part of @WGAEast & so also part of the @AFLCIO. The police unions that belong to the @AFLCIOhttps://t.co/tfiiecvD0K
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6/4
2020
This governors call is proof that Trump’s twitter feed is *who he really is*
Retweeted by Jordan SmithYo! Tulsa ended Live PD today! Salute comrades! You did that! Mad love and respect! ✊🏽✊🏽✊🏽
Retweeted by Jordan SmithI know it's nearly impossible to focus on anything besides the protests right now. But Covid is still ravaging pris… https://t.co/pqQqMwAiNO
Retweeted by Jordan SmithThis criminal injustice system has systemically screwed with the the lives of the Wilson family for two decades now… https://t.co/ny6ZSk7XLc
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6/1
2020
Atlanta police slashed the tires of a car occupied by two (terrified) college students, opened the doors, and proce… https://t.co/HO5ylZ2e1u
Retweeted by Jordan SmithA public defender fights to save his two incarcerated brothers from Covid-19 https://t.co/V1CCQ5RzLa by @chronic_jordan
5/31
2020
Powerful image: Protestors “taking a knee” on I-35 at the #DallasProtest. Channeling Kaepernick’s peaceful protest. https://t.co/xqRfB1alp4
Retweeted by Jordan SmithCondo dwellers on roof. Protesters on I-35. Homeless encampments under highway. Economic tiers of Austin on d… https://t.co/PkTe5gr0h0
Retweeted by Jordan SmithLIVE Monday, June 1 at 2:30 p.m. ET: @mehdirhasan speaks with Rep. @IlhanMN about the militarized police response t… https://t.co/i3wrrGWuiH
Retweeted by Jordan SmithNobody voted for Donald Trump because they thought he was a skilled communicator, charismatic leader, creative prob… https://t.co/06V0naukVP
Retweeted by Jordan Smith"A national database tracking officers terminated for misconduct so they wouldn’t just move from department to depa… https://t.co/Pf27ifDo6j"I have my life and I need to use it, but I’m also tired of doing that.” No one should have to put their life on t… https://t.co/F7NQgRVPP8
5/30
2020
That press conference should have been an email
Retweeted by Jordan SmithSuch great reporting here: As coronavirus spreads in federal prisons, cases in halfway houses are being undercount… https://t.co/v9WoNli6Hc
5/29
2020
Despite the hype, Gilead's remdesivir will do nothing to end the coronavirus pandemic https://t.co/2IDfYP363b by @fastlerner
5/27
2020
I wept watching this man sing. Exoneree stories are moving beyond words. And what a perfect song choice! https://t.co/mRBwJSgVo1
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5/24
2020
This gut-wrenching piece by @radleybalko peels back the layers of cruelty we routinely impose on human beings. It i… https://t.co/xamqV8RwtJ
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5/21
2020
Workers facing union-busting at a Columbia Sportswear warehouse launched a Facebook page months ago titled Tougher… https://t.co/uwHX6fKGHg
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5/20
2020
@larabazelon @EmPat222 congrats!! that's awesome.
5/19
2020
File to "We fucking told you so." https://t.co/qo8S5nWElF
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5/18
2020
The pandemic has put several executions on pause. But next week Missouri plans to kill Walter Barton, a man tried *… https://t.co/OJEHOCgQlM
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5/15
2020
We must stop this mandate that will further negatively impact reproductive health rights for women in USA amidst a… https://t.co/dFznfHw8oL
Retweeted by Jordan SmithIn Missouri, reopening the state amid a pandemic means readying the execution chamber for a likely innocent man. FI… https://t.co/RTYe411try
5/14
2020
The only person charged was Breonna's boyfriend, for firing at the police officers in self defense. He thought cri… https://t.co/regAUwHDwo
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5/13
2020
The religious freedom issue is a red herring. These groups aren't subj to the mandate. The distressing part of the… https://t.co/VkSKqKPKHU
5/12
2020
They did nothing wrong and it was all a hoax, but there will be irreparable harm if this information about the most… https://t.co/9vSvjZBx1L
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5/8
2020
This is such a maddening story. Beyond the case itself, it’s more crucial reporting by ⁦@chronic_jordan⁩ on what re… https://t.co/Ewk5LutwvP
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5/7
2020
“The state failed to tell the defense that the jailhouse informant had an epic criminal history (some 200 pages lon… https://t.co/eE646ZbPd5
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5/6
2020
Grateful to @chronic_jordan for her complete story on our efforts to obtain a new trial for Mr. Lamar Johnson, and… https://t.co/onxk37Q4wt
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5/5
2020
As @StLouisCityCA tries to right Lamar Johnson's wrongful conviction, the AG is arguing that giving a prosecutor po… https://t.co/57atau5qEg
Retweeted by Jordan SmithMissouri’s AG is fighting to keep an innocent man in prison. “What’s different about this case, is Lamar Johnson an… https://t.co/WJnpohjogd
Retweeted by Jordan SmithMissouri AG Eric Schmitt is fighting for the right to keep an innocent man in prison https://t.co/3pWSSuc0wj by @chronic_jordan
5/4
2020
Who could've seen this coming? OH, WAIT. Texas reports most deaths in a day from COVID-19 as Gov. Abbott prepares… https://t.co/PMSYQUfgld
5/1
2020
“As soon as we get back in session, we’ll start confirming judges again,” McConnell said.“We need to have hearings,… https://t.co/7cjH9spx2wChilling story by @DebbieNathan2 on retaliatory actions by ICE to silence women talking to reporters from behind ba… https://t.co/kuuVnU6jLr
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4/30
2020

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