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Feature September 3
Andrew Goldstein's crime set in motion a dramatic shift in how we care for the violent mentally ill. Including for himself—when he's released this month.
Life Inside August 16
"This isn’t a place that provides treatment, help, or even empathy to those who suffer from stress, depression, and mental illness."
News July 30
Despite years of criticism, New Hampshire has no place but prison for the dangerously mentally ill.
News June 28
For many recently-released prisoners, severe dental issues are just one more barrier to restarting their lives.
News May 30
In prison, seeing the doctor can cost up to a month’s salary.
Life Inside March 8
A federal inmate feels helpless as her partner’s health deteriorates.
Feature March 7
“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 February 26
A federal judge considers $1 million in fines for one state’s “pervasive and intractable failures.”
Feature February 15
Tennessee locks ailing, mentally ill, pregnant and juvenile prisoners in isolation to help jails save money.
Life Inside January 25
When a trip to the hospital means spending hours on a cramped bus handcuffed to another prisoner.