All posts tagged "Jail"
Black Lives Matter Activists to Bail Out at Least 30 Women for Mother’s Day
A few lucky mothers will get the gift of freedom.
Mass Incarceration: Why Are There So Many Women Behind Bars?
Orange really is the new black.
Columbia University Backs Away From Private Prisons: We Should Follow Its Lead
Columbia is the first university to make this move.
Pistorius Can Opt for House Arrest in Just 10 Months
Olympian Oscar Pistorius may be able to serve just ten months of his five-year maximum sentence.
ICYMI: Best of the Week
From the faux outrage over President Obama's "latte salute," to every worker's fantasy coming true in Germany with...
“Minor” Offenses? Trying Juveniles as Adults is on the Rise in the US
A slew of recent crimes committed by minors has prompted debate over whether or not they should be...
Georgia’s State Prisons: Breeding Grounds for Violence
Prison officials are struggling to stop the violence that plagues Georgia's state prisons, and the deplorable conditions that...