Jun 16 2015

The Marshall Project's Maurice Chammah is filing daily dispatches from Germany, where he is part of Vera's International Sentencing and Corrections Exchange delegation. In this first dispatch, Chammah describes the trip's goals, some of the differences between German and American incarceration practices and philosophies, and what fellow members of the delegation hope to learn.
 
Chammah's dispatches and additional photographs from the trip can also be found on Vice.