The bill already passed the House in May with bipartisan support and has now moved onto the Senate, with some major changes.
During the fourth annual TIDAL X: BROOKLYN concert, Ava DuVernay will speak about the importance of criminal justice reform.
Plus tougher penalites for fare-dodgers, and NZ's Afghanistan decision delayed.
We know it's all very confusing. Please allow us to explain.
Kardashian is making the case for a great-grandma doing a life sentence for a first-time drug offense.
Prison reform activist and lawyer Ajay Verma defines what's wrong with our prison system.
Prison reform is one of Trump's son-in-law's pet causes. Jeff Sessions has spent a career opposing it.
I saw how crazy things were at Attica. But under today’s watchful eyes, guards have new incentives not to lie about inmate assaults.
Across the country, legislators acknowledge that the bail bonds unfairly targets poor people and people of color. Now some states are taking steps to change.
Exposing female prisoners to harsh and inhumane treatment is counter-productive to preparing them to reenter society. The Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act will help.
The attorney general supports mandatory minimum sentencing, and he has the president's ear
#Cut50 has created a campaign around Mill’s case to draw attention to the hardships of the millions of Americans who are on probation or parole.