Beyond the Rhetoric: Let’s Shut Down the Prisons
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Beyond the Rhetoric: Let’s Shut Down the Prisons

4 Percent of Those Sentenced to Die are Innocent
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4 Percent of Those Sentenced to Die are Innocent

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) –Since 1973, more than 300 innocent…

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US Weighs Clemency for Inmates Jailed for 10 Years
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US Weighs Clemency for Inmates Jailed for 10 Years

ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is encouraging many nonviolent federal…

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Prisons Profit from ‘Lock Up’ Quotas
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Prisons Profit from ‘Lock Up’ Quotas