Kalief Browder’s short life ended Saturday.
Jennifer Gonnerman’s first piece for The New Yorker, “Before the Law,” is about Kalief Browder, a 16-year-old who spent three years in jail without a trial. Published in 2014, she was a finalist for the 2015 Pulitzer Award for feature writing. Here is a link:
Jennifer also published video of a beating incident captured on Rikers” own security cameras: