Shoe Leather Blog Masthead

An ACLU of Kansas original blog series dedicated to investigative journalism. "Shoe Leather" reporting is defined by chasing down stories and finding the facts so dutifully that you wear down the leather of your shoes. This series brings that energy to investigating and detailing systematic issues in Kansas.

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Jury Pool

Despite laws forbidding the practice, attorneys say African Americans are frequently dismissed from jury pools because of their race. Here’s a look at the huge implications that has for our justice system.

May 10, 2021