How it's become an agency of social control.
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Prison reform is one of Trump's son-in-law's pet causes. Jeff Sessions has spent a career opposing it.
The attorney general supports mandatory minimum sentencing, and he has the president's ear
Kinew James was a federal inmate at the Saskatoon Regional Psychiatric Centre.
Unexplained deaths, a rash of suicides, and systemic overcrowding all became hallmarks of the jail system in 2016. Will 2017 be any different?
A cheeky line and a bit of Clubland TV, uploaded for the world to see.
A new report on how Texas prisons can improve is unique: It was written solely by prisoners.
Punitive segregation—a.k.a. solitary confinement—is history for all inmates 21 or younger in America's largest city.
"Inmates tend to have many fruitless conversations. The average, hour-long prison conversation is like this: I lie for 20 minutes, you lie for 20 minutes, and for 20 minutes we discuss each other's lies."
We talked to current prisoners about the new proposal which would see some inmates released on a tag to do their weekday jobs before returning to prison for the weekend.
Is every inmate a potential entrepreneur?