by Alice Ollstein Mar 21, 2016
Prison gerrymandering violates the “one person, one vote” principle, the court ruled.
by Carimah Townes Mar 15, 2016
Alabama's inmates are tired of inhumane conditions at Holman.
by Bryce Covert Mar 14, 2016
A letter puts courts on notice that they may face trouble if they continue practices that raise revenue off the backs of the poor.
by Carimah Townes Feb 24, 2016
Why is it so hard to get an education behind bars?
by Aviva Shen Feb 19, 2016
Woodfox is 69 years old. He has spent almost two-thirds of his life locked alone in a tiny cell.
by Carimah Townes Feb 8, 2016
The news comes almost a year after the Department of Justice confirmed that denying hormone therapy for transgender prisoners is cruel and unusual punishment.
by Emily Atkin & Carimah Townes Jan 19, 2016
What happens when the president frees you from prison?
by Bryce Covert Dec 2, 2015
Alexander City, Alabama says now no one will go to jail because they can't pay what they owe.
by Carimah Townes Oct 20, 2015
How LGBT people are treated in correctional facilities throughout the country.
by Scott Keyes Oct 15, 2015
This year is the 150th anniversary of the 13th Amendment.