Food En Route to Hungry Haitian Pre-Trial Detainees & Inmates
December 05, 2021 10:25 ET | World Hope International
Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Dec. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pre-trial detainees and inmates of 20 overcrowded Haitian prisons across the country will be steadily receiving life-saving food support over...
NCLA Refutes BOP’s Attempt to Dismiss Home Confinement Lawsuit for Medically Vulnerable Inmate
October 26, 2021 13:54 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Bureau of Prisons (BOP) have declared plans to order medically vulnerable people out of home confinement...
Black and White Kids More Likely to Avoid Poverty and Incarceration in Two-Parent Families
June 17, 2021 07:00 ET | The Institute for Family Studies
Charlottesville, Virginia, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Date: June 17, 2021Contact: michael@ifstudies.org(Charlottesville, VA)—A new report from the Institute for Family Studies (IFS) finds...
NCLA Asks Supreme Court to Eliminate or Limit Judicial Deference to Sentencing Commission
April 07, 2021 16:53 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- If Marcus Broadway lived in Tennessee, over the state line from his home in Arkansas, he would not have been labeled a “career offender” and thus...
See the supposed idyllic ’60s and ’70s through the eyes of a Native American in ‘The Way of the Buffalo’
January 18, 2021 18:38 ET | Archway Publishing
CHICAGO, Jan. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paul Butler’s new novel “The Way of the Buffalo” (published by Archway Publishing) offers a fictionalized inside look at the tumultuous age of flower power...
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Study: Brain Training Can Help Incarcerated Youth
April 22, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A newly published pilot study indicates that brain training is not only feasible among incarcerated adolescent boys, but that a modest amount of...
Landmark Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre Class Actions to Receive National Primetime Coverage on CBC’s Fifth Estate
December 01, 2017 10:45 ET | McKenzie Lake Lawyers
LONDON, Ontario, Dec. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two class actions concerning the conditions at London’s Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre (“EMDC”) will receive national primetime coverage on CBC’s...
VendEngine Announces Partnership with IDS to Provide Movies, Music and Education to Commissary Platforms
May 19, 2016 09:00 ET | VendEngine
NASHVILLE, Tenn. , May 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VendEngine, a cloud-based technology company specializing in the corrections industry, announced today that the company has entered into a...
Examining Torture: UN Expert on Torture to Discuss Solitary Confinement at Chicago's John Marshall Law School
September 03, 2015 15:57 ET | The John Marshall Law School-Chicago
CHICAGO, ILL., Sept. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The treatment of detainees in jails and prisons in all areas of the world is receiving increased scrutiny. From anti-torture advocates to the U.S....
Parenting From Prison a Father's Day Event
June 03, 2014 15:09 ET | Get On The Bus
SAN QUENTIN, CA and SOLEDAD, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2014) - On June 6th and June 14th, Get On The Bus, a local program that connects children with their parents serving time in prison, will bus...