crime and punishment
In Indonesia, not all criminals are treated equal.
They're a touchy subject with officers
Washington State uses this island as a facility for the civil commitment of the state's most violent sex offenders
"I take pride in our military and our government. So when we do things like this, and look awful, I feel embarrassed."
"The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Tuesday.
When it comes to prisons, the US favors quantity over quality. We lock up millions and then release them ill-equipped to reenter society, hampered by debt from prison fees, and barred from certain forms of government assistance.
Whole Foods is being criticized for selling cheese and fish produced by prison inmates who are paid only a few dollars a week for their work.
After 21 years in federal prison, I found myself back inside a cell—this time, for fun.
The fall of Silk Road hasn't deterred anyone, he says.
The precise methods prisons use to kill prisoners are often shrouded in secrecy, but we do know that the teams in charge of executions are rarely made up of experts.
The prosecution in the Silk Road trial is hoping to get a harsher sentence by reminding the judge of the worst parts of the site.
Sadly, he hadn't yet completed his meal when he was apprehended.