“I Do Not Want to Die in Prison”: Cancer-Stricken Lawyer Lynne Stewart Seeks Compassionate Release


Via Democracy Now! Lawyers for imprisoned attorney Lynne Stewart head to federal court today to seek her release from prison. … Continue reading “I Do Not Want to Die in Prison”: Cancer-Stricken Lawyer Lynne Stewart Seeks Compassionate Release

Calif. Senate OKs bill to release sickest inmates


By DON THOMPSON Associated Press Writer SACRAMENTO, Calif.—California’s sickest inmates would be released on medical parole to shave millions of … Continue reading Calif. Senate OKs bill to release sickest inmates