Forty two years ago today: Attica

Posted by on Sep 13, 2013 | Comments Off on Forty two years ago today: Attica

Forty years ago, thousands of people confined at the Attica prison in rural New York State rebelled, taking control of D-yard. The media...

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“We Meet Again”–conversation between an ex-prisoner and a corrections worker

Posted by on Sep 11, 2013 | Comments Off on “We Meet Again”–conversation between an ex-prisoner and a corrections worker

This month, PTMP is looking at our own region–the north country of New York State–and its role in shaping the era of mass...

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More jails mandate postcards only

Posted by on Sep 10, 2013 | 3 comments

According to a report from the Prison Policy Initiative, more sheriffs across the country are banning letters, mandating postcard-only...

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Does it matter where someone is incarcerated?

Posted by on Sep 9, 2013 | Comments Off on Does it matter where someone is incarcerated?

Earlier this year I got to attend a conference at the Albany Law School. Just some of the members of the panel included former NY DOCCS...

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LA Times sets the record straight on early release

Posted by on Sep 4, 2013 | Comments Off on LA Times sets the record straight on early release

“Californians should understand that their leaders’ motivation for resisting early release is based at least as much on...

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