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Ethan Brown

Ethan Brown is author of four books about crime and criminal justice policy, including Murder in the Bayou, Queens Reigns Supreme, Snitch, and Shake the Devil Off. A five-part docu-series of Murder in the Bayou premiered on Showtime in 2019. Ethan also worked for nearly a decade as a mitigation specialist for attorneys representing indigent defendants facing the death penalty in the Deep South and elsewhere. Currently, he is Enterprise Editor of The Appeal, which produces original journalism about the most significant drivers of mass incarceration, state and local criminal justice systems.