Monday May 6
Calif. man condemned for killing woman, 87, dies
A 55-year-old inmate who spent more than 20 years on California's death row for the rape and murder of an 87-year-old woman has died.
Monday May 6
The Last Mile debuts prison-born startup stories, pitches
The founders of The Last Mile accelerator program have a mission to reduce prison populations and repeat crime by giving prisoners a chance to learn entrepreneurship, build high-tech businesses and most importantly, to have hope for their futures after serving out a years-long sentence.
An Evening Of Beckett
"An Evening of Beckett," presented by Shattered Globe Theatre, is certainly a unique, one-of-its-kind experience.
Inmates Reviewing Prisons on Yelp?
It's not unusual to go on Yelp to find reviews of restaurants or stores, but now the online review website includes posts about prisons from around the country.
Cluchey, Beckett - unlikely collaborators forge friendship, stage works
San Quentin State Prison seems the last place one would expect the avant-garde plays of Samuel Beckett to be appreciated.
The Epoch Times
13 Officers Indicted for Smuggling Drugs into Baltimore Jail
Prosecutors have charged 25 people, including 13 correctional officers and prisoners, for taking part in a drug- and contraband-smuggling scheme in Baltimore's main jail.