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"Underwear Bomber Sues Over Treatment in Supermax Prison," by Charlie Savage, New York Times, October 19, 2017.

"FCC Shouldn't Give Up on Reforming Inmate Phone Services," by Mignon Clyburn and Terrell McSweeny, Wired, October 19, 2017.

"Nation’s top cops, prosecutors urge Trump not to roll back successful crime policies," by Tom Jackman, Washington Post, October 18, 2017.

"Is 10 years in Massachusetts solitary confinement torture?," by Joshua Miller, Boston Globe, October 18, 2017.

"Louisiana district attorneys continue to push back on criminal sentencing changes," by Julia O'Donoghue, The Times-Picayune, October 18, 2017.

"NFL endorses criminal-justice reform bill in the midst of anthem debate," by Karoun Demirjian and Beth Reinhard, Washington Post, October 16, 2017.

"Criminal justice system adjusting to “sweeping” changes from legislative reform," by Whitney Bermes, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, October 15, 2017.

"Editorial: A bill to reduce the federal prison population is necessary — but far from sufficient," Washington Post, October 15, 2017.

"Can Republicans get sentencing reform past Trump and his base?," by Amanda Marcotte, Salon, October 12, 2017.

"Opinion: Why We Ended Long-Term Solitary Confinement in Colorado," by Rick Raemisch, New York Times, October 12, 2017.

"“Cooking Them to Death”: The Lethal Toll of Hot Prisons," by Maurice Chammah, Marshall Project, October 11, 2017.

"What Is Prison Like for Women and Girls?," by Alysia Santo, Marshall Project, October 10, 2017.

"Wild Horses and the Inmates Who ‘Gentle’ Them," by Steven Kurutz, New York Times, October 5, 2017.

"Sessions fleshes out plan to crack down on gangs, drugs and guns," by Josh Gerstein, POLITICO, October 5, 2017.

"Senators give criminal justice reform another try," by Kelly Cohen, Washington Examiner, October 4, 2017.

"Guards Paraded Alaska Inmates Naked on a 'Dog Leash,' Report Finds," by Jonah Engel Bromwich, New York Times, October 4, 2017.

"'The Watch' Blog: John Thompson, an exoneree and relentless voice for criminal-justice reform, has died ," by Radley Balko, Washington Post, October 4, 2017.

"The Disturbing State Of Mental Health Care In Hawaii’s Prisons," by Rui Kaneya, Honolulu Civil Beat, October 2, 2017.

"D.C. jail held man for 77 days after his case was dropped until another inmate flagged an attorney," by Spencer S. Hsu, Washington Post, October 1, 2017.

"Plan to Double-Bunk at New Kansas Prison Worries Lawmakers," by John Hanna, Associated Press, September 30, 2017.

"New Maryland law lets some prisoners seek reduced sentences for drug crimes," by Alison Knezevich, Baltimore Sun, September 30, 2017.

"Does the time fit the crime?," Reveal, September 30, 2017.

"1,400 more Louisiana prisoners will be out Nov. 1 as criminal justice overhaul takes effect," by Julia O'Donoghue, The Times-Picayune, September 29, 2017.

"Two Confessions and Claims of Misconduct in Murder Case ," by Alan Feuer, New York Times, September 29, 2017.

"Inmates in La. Jail Will Lose in-Person Visits; Friends and Family Will Have to Pay for Video Visitation," by Monique Judge, The Root, September 29, 2017.

"Why is the N.J. prison population shrinking? (It's not just about less crime...)," by Tom Sherman, NJ.com, September 27, 2017.

"More people than ever are dying in prison. Their caregivers? Other inmates," by Samantha Melamed, Philly.com, September 27, 2017.

"A massive review of the evidence shows letting people out of prison doesn’t increase crime," by German Lopez, Vox, September 25, 2017.

"Kansas inmate says prison force-fed Christianity to prisoners, lawsuit claims," by Kyle Swenson, Washington Post, September 25, 2017.

"Locked up for 3 years, teen set free hours before murder trial," by Virginia Bridges, The Herald Sun, September 22, 2017.

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