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‘This Is a War’: Prisons Want Cell Phone Jammers to Stop Inmates from Communicating With the Outside World
Prisons want jamming technology to stop criminal activity, but critics warn there would be dire consequences if jamming was allowed to propagate.
Incarcerated Women Need Justice Now as Victims of Sexual Assault
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.
Inmates Declare an MLK Day Work Strike for Better Treatment Behind Bars
Just because someone is in prison doesn’t mean they should be denied basic human rights.
Legalized Weed is Helping Colorado Schools and Rehab Programs
Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Elizabeth Warren Wants to Ban the Shackling of Pregnant Inmates for Good
Women are the fastest growing population of prisoners in America, and they're being shackled during pregnancy and denied basic menstrual products.