Via Equal Justice Initiative: The State of Missouri executed Cecil Clayton last night without a hearing to determine his … Continue reading MISSOURI EXECUTES SEVERELY BRAIN-DAMAGED 74-YEAR-OLD MAN WITHOUT COMPETENCY HEARING
This needs to go viral folks… Fired! Not charged, not prosecuted. 346 deaths, let that sink in. These “guards” aka … Continue reading Record 346 inmates die, dozens of guards fired in Florida prisons
By Dustin DeMoss The United States has an unusually high percentage of its population behind bars, and over a half million … Continue reading Is Treatment the Best Option for Reducing Prison and Homeless Populations?
By Nathan Robinson PhD student, Harvard University For those continually exasperated by the spate of white … Continue reading The Faults of the American Criminal Justice System Run Deeper Than Race
By George Parnham | Special to the American-Statesman Do you remember Scott Panetti? He is pretty unforgettable. Panetti is the … Continue reading Scott Panetti is not competent for execution
By Lisa Dawson/Solitary Watch Recently obtained videos which have been exposed to the public show corrections officers using extreme force … Continue reading Videos Show Brutal Treatment of Prisoners with Mental Illness
Nearly two years after Miami man Frank Smith died in a clash with guards at Union Correctional, the investigation continues … Continue reading No answers 2 years later in Florida inmate’s death; guards paid $700,000 to do nothing