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Commentary July 11, 2018
Advocates say prison phone companies’ merger diminishes competition
Feature March 7, 2018
“Compassionate release” has bipartisan support as a way to reduce the federal prison population and save taxpayer money. New data shows that it’s rarely used.
News November 28, 2017
A budget crunch in Louisiana leads to an unusual wait list.
News November 7, 2017
Even the Trump administration casts doubt on the $444-million plan.
Commentary November 6, 2017
Contrary to popular belief, private prisons often don’t save the economies of the rural towns that seek them out.
News October 31, 2017
Some American prisons are singing a European tune.
Commentary September 14, 2017
How her prison education saved us a million bucks
Life Inside September 14, 2017
A mother with debts — and cancer — wonders if she’ll ever see her incarcerated children again.
Analysis July 19, 2017
What Washington can learn from the states.