Being Mentally Ill in a Federal Prison

Being Mentally Ill in a Federal Prison

Evelyn Violette woke up first thing in the morning and told her husband that Andy had tried to hang himself. Three weeks later, her nightmare was confirmed. Her son had indeed tried to hang himself that horrible night, but no one told her until her son called her from federal prison to let her know […]

Prison Reform for the 21st Century

Prison Reform for the 21st Century

Prison reform is all the rage. It is a bi-partisan issue. Recent legislation was sponsored in the House of Representatives by 10 Republicans and nine Democrats. The Senate had 32 co-sponsors – half Democrats and half Republicans. The president and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner are supporters. But the bill also has detractors from both parties […]

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