"I’m going to jail cuz I’m broke, disabled, and can’t fix my home.”
Investigators are now looking into whether these people also knew, for sure, that Epstein had been left alone in his cell.
The decision was reportedly made by medical staff at the jail, but it’s unclear why.
The wealthy financier was being held without bail in Manhattan’s Metropolitan Correctional Center on charges of sex trafficking.
"Whenever a journalist makes a misstep, I think that they are put on notice now."
Forcing women to remove their clothes and perform humiliating actions should be understood as state-sanctioned sexual assault.
One minute, he was cuffed in the back of a squad car. The next, he was driving away in it.
Photographer Jan Banning takes us into the prisons of Uganda, France, the US and Colombia.
"It was hard for me to live a normal life as a parent. I needed to go back to prison to get some peace and quiet."
How it's become an agency of social control.
Muslim prisoners, meanwhile, say they were starved during Ramadan and deprived of religious texts.
The Baffin Correctional Centre refused a VICE News request after a reporter passed “unauthorized material” to an inmate — a print out of an VICE News article about the jail.