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Coronavirus April 2
As COVID-19 fear grows among prisoners and guards, concerns rise about possible unrest.
Coronavirus March 23
Colorado abolished capital punishment. But COVID-19 is pausing it everywhere else.
News March 2
Can Texas prisons really stop contraband by banning greeting cards?
News January 27
New lawsuits by transgender people challenge bans on name changes for those convicted of crimes.
Life Inside October 28
“Even in prison, I didn’t feel so overwhelmed with worry about doing something wrong when I’m doing everything right.”
Life Inside August 22
“Together we prayed and talked about who this girl might have been—and who she might have become.”
News July 29, 2019
Stun belts are intended to keep control in the courtroom, but some judges use them to inflict punishment.
Life Inside April 25
“It was as though a small part of me died with each execution.”
Life Inside January 10
“Step by step, I shuffle forward amid the mass of bodies, waiting to get inside.”
News September 4, 2018
A lawsuit is challenging private hearings that take just seconds.