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Life Inside November 29
I had never been locked up before. No one told me that prison would be so cold.
Feature November 21
The Bureau of Prisons set higher standards for psychiatric care. But instead of helping more inmates, the agency dropped thousands from its caseload, data shows.
Life Inside August 9
I looked into her eyes and told her, “Promise me you won’t hurt yourself again.”
Life Inside July 26
“I fought first for my rights, and then for my life.”
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 April 19
As darkness fell, nerves got rattled and rumors spread.
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.