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9.11.19

Pregnant Woman Says Her Baby Died After Prison Guards Stopped at Starbucks on the Way to the Hospital

Three women are suing the Orange County jail for substandard care while they were pregnant.

4.8.19

These Law Students in Northern India Are Fighting For The Constitutional Right Of 4 Lakh Prisoners to Vote

“If one can contest for elections from within the prison, why can’t they vote too?"

3.12.19

Prison Escapees Describe How They Did It

"Other inmates attacked the guards. Being of a slightly mellower constitution, I stole an ice cream and went for a walk in the sun."

6.20.18

Prisoners Talk About How They Make and Waste Money on the Inside

"My mate books escorts and then I ring him at the brothel. I’ll listen as he fucks them how I want."

4.26.18

Sydney Exhibition May Contain the Corpses of Prisoners, Group Alleges

"It is not possible the bodies were 'unclaimed'," the group has written in an open letter to the Prime Minister.

2.7.18

Prisoners With Disabilities Are Routinely Abused in Australia

According to a new report from Human Rights Watch.

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12.31.17

Prisoners Tell Us Their New Year's Resolutions

Despite the bleakness of incarceration, many inmates hope that they can lead better lives in the new year.

12.24.17

What Inmates Want for Christmas

They are looking for more than their freedom this holiday season.

5.24.17

Pin-ups and German Flags: How Inmates Decorate Their Cells

The freedom to make their own interior decorating choices is the only freedom they have.

1.8.17

Jóhann Jóhannsson's Uncanny New World

The Icelandic composer tells us about his new score for 'Arrival', a unique challenge in a terrifying age.

11.18.16

We Spoke to Prisoners About Their Failed Escape Attempts

"I just wanted to go home, have a cuppa with my old man and wait for the filth to show up. Just a little holiday, really."

11.11.16

I Got My Car Fixed in a Polish Prison

Warsaw's Rakowiecka Prison doesn't advertise—since it's one of the best car repair centers in the city, word of mouth is enough to keep the inmates busy.

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