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See the following literature study in a 2015 article by Giora Rahav, Yoram Rabin, and Eppi Yuchtman-Yaar: The presence of biases in the judicial process has occupied Israeli investigators since the late 1970s. In 1978, Haj-Yahya, Rahav and Teichman showed that Arab juvenile delinquents received harsher dispositions than Jewish delinquents. They argued that ...


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In the U.S., municipalities are extensions of the state government. As such, with very, very few exceptions, if someone has committed a crime subject to the authority of the local District Attorney, they have also committed a crime under state law. As a consequence, that state's attorney general and their department may elect to bring charges under those ...


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