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In our exclusive report “Marshals Law,” Seth Freed Wessler exposes the federal detention empire that is flying under the radar—and the deaths on its watch. Donald Trump’s mysterious $50 million loan, and whether it is evidence of tax fraud, is investigated in Russ Choma’s bombshell report “I Am the Bank.” In “House of Cards,” Tim Murphy takes a closer look at Joe Biden’s role in building up Delaware as the Company State. And in “Get Out,” Samantha Michaels explores whether cities’ crime-free housing programs are good at making communities safer—or just keeping them white.