Hal Conick

Hal Conick

Hal Conick is a writer and journalist based in Chicago. You can find his writings at HalConick.blog and send him tips and notes on Twitter at @HalConick.

Is There a Biological Case for Criminal Justice Reform?

Is There a Biological Case for Criminal Justice Reform?

Tell a woman the story of Christ’s crucifixion, and if she doesn’t cry, she’s a witch. In the 1500s, women who failed this test were burned alive. The test—clearly and painfully faulty—was not publicly questioned until Dutch physician Johann Weyer wrote “De Praestigiis Daemonum” (or

Hal Conick
Hal Conick
Criminology