Why 4,998 died in U.S. jails without getting their day in court- OUTRAGEOUS! NO day in court!- kra

Posted by on Oct 16, 2020 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, War on Drugs |

My good friend and excellent attorney, Steve Hampton, sent me this article.  I choose to post it nearly in its entirety because it is so important. However, I have omitted several pages detailing gruesome deaths, which appear often in reports like this one. Just click at the end on “The Whole Story” for those tragic details.  Thank God for the diligent and determined team of reporters at Reuters, trying to shed light on the scope of...

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ABA report captures impact of privatization of fees on the poor

Posted by on Oct 14, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, War on Drugs |

My good friend and great lawyer, Steve Hampton, sent me this article.  Second only to “the war on drugs”, privatization is the worst thing to happen to our criminal justice system. Excerpts from the Article: Hefty fees for services such as drug testing and electronic monitoring are weighing down low-income people moving through the criminal justice system, according to a report by the American Bar Association. The report,...

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Conditions at South Carolina Juvenile Facility Unconstitutional

Posted by on Oct 12, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse |

You know it’s bad when Bill Barr’s DOJ says it’s bad! Once again, talk talk talk, and little ENFORCEMENT action! All studies show that isolating juveniles does not help, and, in fact, makes them worse and does MH damage. Those responsible for these conditions should be PROSECUTED!  READ Why only PROSECUTION and IMPRISONMENT Will Stop Prison Abuse and Police Abuse! Demand It!   Why only PROSECUTION and IMPRISONMENT Will Stop...

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‘Major blow to detention apparatus’: Private prison group loses lawsuit challenging California ban

Posted by on Oct 11, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse |

Obama had the wisdom to get rid of these atrocious private prisons … then tRump brought them back. Why?  Because their wealthy owners contributed heavily to his campaign. End the suffering. Vote tRump OUT! With regard to all immigration issues, we should remember that immigration was “no big whoop” until Trump came down that escalator and injected his racist hatred into the system. IMMIGRANTS MADE AMERICA GREAT! Long b4...

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Commissioners question jail overtime

Posted by on Oct 9, 2020 in Featured, Prison Abuse |

And they should. I know that overtime pay is one way that the guards who commit so many crimes reward those who do not report them to the authorities. This is one reason so many inmates are abused by mean-spirited little man in uniform – the guards. I know because some DOC personnel, who will not talk publicly for fear of retribution, have told me! The “shortage of manpower” always is the reason given by the corrupt DOC...

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