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"ACLU files lawsuit against state over prison conditions," by JoAnne Young, Lincoln Journal Star, August 16, 2017.

"Editorial: Let Prisoners Learn While They Serve," by Editorial Board, New York Times, August 16, 2017.

"ABA House supports money bail system reform, ban on solitary confinement for juveniles," by Debra Cassens Weiss, ABA Journal, August 14, 2017.

"'The Watch' Blog: The case for releasing violent offenders," by Radley Balko, Washington Post, August 14, 2017.

"Sessions Promotes Tough-On-Crime Judge for Sentencing Panel," by Beth Reinhard, Wall Street Journal, August 10, 2017.

"Stuck Behind Bars, Waiting for Mental Care," by Arielle Dreher, Jackson Free Press, August 9, 2017.

"Opinion: We have standards to stop prison rape. Why were rapists allowed to enforce them?," by Lovisa Stannow, Washington Post, August 9, 2017.

"'Straight up bullshit': inmates paid $1 to clear homeless camps they once lived in," by Thacher Schmid, The Guardian, August 9, 2017.

"What's the Punishment for Theft? Depends On What State You're In," by Marella Gayla, The Marshall Project, August 9, 2017.

"Opinion: The Practical Case for Parole for Violent Offenders," by Marc Morje Howard, New York Times, August 8, 2017.

"51 NC jail inmates have died in past five years after poor supervision from jailers," by Dan Kane and David Raynor, News & Observer, August 7, 2017.

"'This Place Is Hell': An Undercover Trip Inside St. Louis' Workhouse," by Danny Wicentoski, Riverfront Times, August 7, 2017.

"Is Utah's prison reform working?," by Eric Schulzke and McKnezie Romero, Deseret News, August 5, 2017.

"Editorial: Pulling Back on the Barbaric Use of Solitary Confinement," Editorial Board, New York Times, August 5, 2017.

"Opioid Users Are Filling Jails. Why Don’t Jails Treat Them?," by Timothy Williams, The New York Times, August 4, 2017.

"Sessions Claims a Mysterious Task Force Is Behind His Most Controversial Reforms ," by Pema Levy, Mother Jones, August 2, 2017.

"She Was Convicted of Killing Her Mother. Prosecutors Withheld the Evidence That Would Have Freed Her.," by Emily Bazelon, The New York Times Magazine, August 1, 2017.

"The Watchdog Inside the DA's Office," by Maura Ewing, The Atlantic, July 31, 2017.

"Locked Up For Life," Associated Press, July 31, 2017.

"Sheriff and 5 jail officials indicted over death of inmate who was strapped to chair for 48 hours," by Alex Horton, Washington Post, July 26, 2017.

"North Dakota's Norway Experiment ," by Dashak Slater, Mother Jones, July 25, 2017.

"Condemned to Death — And Solitary Confinement," by Gabriella Robles, Marshall Project, July 23, 2017.

"Serving Time: Average Prison Sentence in the U.S. Is Getting Event Longer," by Janice Williams, Newsweek, July 22, 2017.

"Rising temperatures can kill Texas prisoners. Corrections ignored that, says federal judge," by Kamala Kelkar, PBS NewsHour, July 22, 2017.

"Lawsuit: Mentally ill prisoners may have been forced to bark for food," Associated Press, July 20, 2017.

"Opinion: Want to Shrink Our Prisons? Fix Probation and Parole," by Bruce Western and Vincent Schiraldi, The Crime Report, July 20, 2017.

"Federal judge orders Texas prison system to provide a/c for heat-sensitive inmates at Pack Unit," by Gabrielle Banks, Houston Chronicle, July 19, 2017.

"Federal prisons keeping mentally ill in solitary confinement for long stretches of time, new report says," by Sari Horwitz, The Washington Post, July 12, 2017.

"Federal Watchdog Finds Mentally Ill Are Stuck in Solitary," by Justin George, The Marshall Project, July 12, 2017.

"Judge: New Mexico Prison Breast-Feeding Ban Unconstitutional," Associated Press, July 1, 2017.

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