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Life Inside April 29
I was born in D.C. to South Indian parents. But it wasn’t until I had to negotiate the criminal justice system that I fully realized what many Americans of color have to deal with.
Cedric Hobbs Jr. was brought into the courtroom by deputy sheriffs in 2014.  Hobbs is accused in Kyle Harris' death. He is charged with first-degree murder, armed robbery and kidnapping.
News May 11, 2020
“A judge who deals with prosecutors every day is not going to say, ‘You intentionally discriminated on the basis of race, and you lied about it with pretextual reasons.’”
Lt. Russell Hanes, left, and counselor Colleen McClay, in bright red at center, chat with women who are incarcerated at York Correctional Institution in Niantic, Conn., in August.
News October 9, 2018
Connecticut’s WORTH program uses therapy, classes and mentoring to try to keep women from coming back.
John Pittman, left, is Davon Eldemire's mentor and is helping him plan for life after release.
Feature May 8, 2018
Young brains are still evolving. One prison is trying to take advantage of that.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA - DECEMBER 19: (Editorial Use Only)  Frank Fuller, age 66, walks back to his prison cell after taking medication at California Men's Colony prison on December 19, 2013 in San Luis Obispo, California. Fuller is helped through his daily life by the Gold Coats program, a volunteer care program where healthy prisoners care for elderly prisoners who either need general assistance with mobility and every day life or who also struggle with Alzheimer's and dementia. The program, the first of it's kind in the country, has existed for approximately 25 years. Fuller is serving a 35-years-to-life sentence; he has been incarcerated since 1990. He has been in the Gold Coats program for over six years. He says he is serving time for the murder of his third wife, who he says he shot with a rifle in a drunken rage after learning she had been having an affair with another man. He has been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder from serving five years in the Navy in the Vietnam War; he also has Hepatitis C. Fuller, who took shrapnel in his legs from a mortar round, says he held many different positions while fighting in Vietnam, including being a machine gunner; he says he still suffers occasional flash backs. He says has served one other sentence for murdering a man with a .45 caliber gun in a fight. Between Vietnam and prison, he says he worked in the oil fields and in manufacturing.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
News August 27, 2015
Finding new ways to treat the growing pool of older, ailing inmates.
News January 14, 2015
Now comes the hard part.
Commentary November 30, 2014
There are fates worse than death.