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"The Mental Health Crisis Facing Women in Prison," by Manuel Villa, The Marshall Project, June 22, 2017.

"Inmates Come to Georgia Deputy’s Rescue After He Collapses," by Sopan Deb, New York Times, June 22, 2017.

"Opinion: Here are all the ways Jeff Sessions is wrong about drug sentencing," by Radley Balko, 'The Watch' Blog, June 20, 2017.

"America's War on Drugs," History Channel, June 20, 2017.

"Pew Analysis Finds No Relationship Between Drug Imprisonment and Drug Problems," Public Safety Performance Project, The Pew Charitable Trusts, June 19, 2017.

"634 4 6 Lawsuit: Nashville inmates threatened with solitary confinement if scabies outbreak mentioned," by Dave Boucher, The Tennessean, June 18, 2017.

"A white cop dies and a young black man spends years in jail for a crime he didn’t do," by Colbert I. King, The Washington Post, June 16, 2017.

"Opinion: A New Kind of Jail for the Opioid Age," by Sam Quinones, The New York Times, June 16, 2017.

"RI Senate Votes to End Juvenile No-Parole Life Sentences," Associated Press, June 15, 2017.

"Montana Republican Greg Gianforte Is Sentenced in Assault on Reporter," by Christopher Mele, The New York Times, June 13, 2017.

"Life After Life Without Parole," by Jessica Earnshaw, The Marshall Project, June 13, 2017.

"Is Tyrone Madden Dead Because a Private Prison Cut Corners on Medical Care?," by Jorge Rivas and Cristina Costantini, Fusion, June 7, 2017.

"Effort Expands to Boost Punishment for Police Killers," by Zusha Elinson and Beth Reinhard, The Wall Street Journal, June 7, 2017.

"Justice Department Probes Alleged Abuses on Prison Transport Vans," by Alysia Santo and Eli Hager, The Marshall Project, June 7, 2017.

"Suit alleges Allen County sheriff denied vote to those in jail," by Dave Stafford, The Indiana Lawyer, June 6, 2017.

"Lawmakers Consider Tough New Penalties For Opioid Crimes, Bucking Trend," by Carrie Johnson, All Things Considered, June 6, 2017.

"Opinion: NFL players to Congress: Let's fix the justice system," by Anquan Boldin, Malcolm Jenkins, Glover Quin, and Johnson Bademosi, CNN, June 6, 2017.

"Why Is ICE Closing Its Only Detention Center for Transgender Detainees?," by Aviva Stahl, VICE, June 5, 2017.

"AL.com reporter goes to jail for dinner amid sheriff's food money controversy," by Ashley Rmekus, AL.com, June 2, 2017.

"Opinion: I could face prison for protesting. A man who sexually abused a hotel worker got a $50 fine.," by Erin Lemkey, The New York Times, June 2, 2017.

"Jury recommends death penalty for Juan Rosario in 83-year-old woman's killing," by Gal Tziperman Lotan and Christal Hayes, Orlando Sentinel, June 2, 2017.

"'The Volokh Conspiracy' Blog: If you're pardoned, can you be compelled to testify about your crime?," by Eugene Volokh, The Washington Post, June 2, 2017.

"A Federal Judge Says Mandatory Minimum Sentences Often Don't Fit The Crime," Morning Edition, NPR, June 1, 2017.

"What Are Inmates Learning in Prison? Not Much.," by Justin George, The Marshall Project, May 31, 2017.

"Mass Incarceration Is A Major U.S. Issue, Georgetown Law Professor Says," Morning Edition, NPR, May 30, 2017.

"Prosecutors Take On The Department Of Justice," by 1A, NPR, May 30, 2017.

"GOP pushes new minimum sentencing laws," by Lydia Wheeler, The Hill, May 30, 2017.

"First federal case under female genital mutilation ban spurs efforts for harsher penalties," by Abigail Hauslohner, The Washington Post, May 29, 2017.

"The new asylums: How Utah traps the mentally ill behind bars," by Daphne Chen and McKenzie Romero, Deseret News, May 25, 2017.

"America's Private-Prison Industry Has Always Been All Right ," by Rick Paulas, Pacific Standard, May 24, 2017.

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