New Virginia Law Requires Oversight of Jail Deaths

Posted by on Jul 16, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   Even with a law like this, it is highly unlikely that the truth will emerge about prison deaths. If you have not seen personally what goes on in prison, READ  Culture of Cover UP! Hold the horses! The BOC is overseeing the jails – that’s the fox guarding the henhouse! HERE is the only solution to prison abuse!    Excerpts from the Article:   As of May 2018, Virginia’s Board of Corrections (BOC)...

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How to Reduce Incarceration? Change Prosecutors’ Incentives

Posted by on Jul 16, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   Given that so many prosecutors are so out of control, wrong thinking (they think their job is to convict people; it not, it is to do justice), and are locking up so many innocent people, that we all should pray that these reforms spread; they should make a difference.   Excerpts from the Article:   In his first year as district attorney in Philadelphia, Larry Krasner is making waves for his reform-minded...

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Lawsuits Filed Against GEO Group for Wage Violations at Detention Facilities

Posted by on Jul 16, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   The incredibly greedy people running The GEO Group, Corizon, CoreCivic and other private profiteers of mass incarceration are already making millions of dollars at the cost of inmates’ lives; now there is a plethora of litigation over their forcing inmates to work for $1 a day. In case you do not know it, it is well documented that these “detention facilities” with contracts from ICE are hotbeds of...

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Glynn County, Georgia’s Crooked Public Defender

Posted by on Jul 14, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   Many P Ds are lazy and/or incompetent. All are grossly overworked. This particular S O B P D should be in prison for theft and extortion. READ  Report Bad Lawyers – DO IT! Excerpts from the Article:   As the public defender for Glynn County, Georgia, Reid Zeh is entrusted with advocating for the most vulnerable members of his community when they come up against the criminal justice system. Rather than do...

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Sheriff denies juvenile solitary confinement allegations in lawsuit – As his nose grows – kra

Posted by on Jul 14, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   If you don’t know that you can believe nothing said by prison officials, then you don’t know what goes on in our prisons! READ Culture of  Cover Up   I have seen solitary destroy many adult men; it is especially harsh for children. Excerpts from the Article:   Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, responding to a civil rights lawsuit, defended his agency’s policy of placing some juveniles charged...

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