RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Jails and Prisons

A collection of news and information related to Jails and Prisons published by this site and its partners.

Top Jails and Prisons Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Fighting Cancer And Possible Return To Prison, Taylor Remains Optimistic

    Fighting Cancer And Possible Return To Prison, Taylor Remains Optimistic
    More than a year after Ronald Taylor was released from prison and temporarily exonerated of the murder for which he served 16 years in prison, the New Haven native is again fighting to prove his innocence while at the same time battling stage four colon cancer.
  • Malloy Orders Layoffs Today; No Deal Reached With Unions

    Malloy Orders Layoffs Today; No Deal Reached With Unions
    Despite numerous hours of talks over the past two months, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ordered layoff notices to start going out Tuesday because no deal has been reached between his administration and the state employee unions. Malloy had been warning workers...

    Softening of drug-offender sentencing the right way to go

    The following editorial appeared in the Philadelphia Daily News on Monday, July 28: The nation's retreat from a maniacal and misguided mission to arrest and imprison our way out of our illegal drug problem has taken another important step. A federal...

    'Made in L.A. 2014': Jennifer Moon continues phoenix rise at Hammer

    'Made in L.A. 2014': Jennifer Moon continues phoenix rise at Hammer
    The first time divine intervention struck, Jennifer Moon was in college. The Korean American artist had been lounging on a lower-level bunk bed in a dingy student apartment on UCLA's campus when she made a deal with a cosmic entity named Bob. "I was...

    Guards at New York City jail accused of drug trafficking

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three guards at New York City's Rikers Island Correctional Facility have been indicted on charges of smuggling drugs into the city's largest jail complex and selling contraband to inmates, authorities said on Tuesday. The charges...