Prisons and Prisoners in the News

2011-08-21T15:32:34-05:00August 21st, 2011|Tags: , , , , |

There has been a ton of prisoner-related news over the last few days and almost all of it courtesy of the New York Times. First, the Times noted a trend amongst conservative states: they are lightening harsh sentences in an effort to save money. Then came word that Texas--the incarcerationa and death penalty capital of [...]