The “Sociological Insights” series, created by the American Sociological Association, presents findings from sociology – the science of society – that are of interest to the broader public.

It’s not just interactions with the police. Courts are another step in a criminal justice system characterized by racialized misconduct.

Based on hours of observation behind the doors of Chicago Cook County courthouse, sociologist Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve reveals rampant discrimination against black and Latino defendants.

Client: American Sociological Association
Produced by: Alan Brain
Motion Graphics by: Alan Brain
Edited by: Alan Brain

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