Friday, September 9th marks the 45th anniversary of the Attica prison riot New York state, and inmates and inmates rights groups across the country have planned demonstrations to highlight the deplorable conditions in prisons today.
Despite the United States housing 25 percent of the world's prison population, Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton claimed Thursday that America had an "under-incarceration problem," comparing the failed American police state to Iraq and Afghanistan.
"Clinton is joining a chorus of politicians demanding that police officers everywhere be equipped with body cameras."
California prisons are running out of room to house the condemned men it said it would kill but has yet to.
In the case of the San Quentin Prison Report, "embedded" reporters means "incarcerated."
How civil rights advocates won a huge victory in the Golden State.
Strasbourg (France) (AFP) — Europe’s top human rights court condemned Poland on Thursday for hosting secret CIA prisons on its territory, saying Warsaw knowingly abetted unlawful imprisonment and torture of Guantanamo-bound detainees. The European Court ...