Archive for 'Prison Issues'

Getting Health Coverage in The Justice System

Getting Health Coverage in The Justice System

Every year, almost 12 million Americans are caught up in the criminal justice system. The new health law can help many of them get the health coverage needed to stay well and get out of the [...]

Orlando Sentinel agrees: “death penalty system is busted.”

Orlando Sentinel agrees: “death penalty system is busted.”

Many have criticized Florida’s death penalty system and now The Orlando Sentinel  validates that criticism. A new problem comes fast in the form of a bill coming up to the legislature. The Orlando Sentinel (02/06) calls State Rep. [...]

Shocking Number Of Wrongful Convictions In U.S. Courts Revealed

Shocking Number Of Wrongful Convictions In U.S. Courts Revealed

AP  |  By PETE YOST Posted: 05/21/2012 12:02 am Updated: 05/21/2012 5:49 pm WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 2,000 people who were falsely convicted of serious crimes have been exonerated in the United States in the [...]