Nelson Sanderson was found guilty of molesting a child under the age of 12 in 2016.
Prisoners and a correctional officer claim that prison administrators encouraged inmates to threaten one another.
The T.L. Roach Unit in Childress County is thanking its warden for containing the coronavirus's spread at the prison as it ravages facilities across Texas.
It's past time for the release from prison of the most courageous Palestinian peace advocate of our time.
Bodycam footage from inside Forsyth County Detention Center, showing the lead-up to John Neville's death, has been released.
Officials confirm that 517 of the 1,066 inmates at Tuscan facility have tested positive for the virus.
Videos purported to have been filmed by inmates showed bloodied inmates and others walking freely in the prison.
Marc Levin of Texas Public Policy Foundation's Right on Crime initiative debates Rafael A. Mangual of Manhattan Institute and City Journal.
When the deputy at the Gwinnett County Sheriff's Office passed out in front of inmates, they rushed to his aid. They have been highly commended for their response
His 2017, viral arrest led to the spark of an advocacy group.
More than 2,100 inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 at FCI Seagoviille, FMC Carswell and FCI Beaumont in Texas.
Data collected by the Marshall Project and AP shows an eight percent decrease in prison populations between March and June.
Roger Stone, former adviser to President Donald Trump, said on Monday that during the trial process "you find out who your real friends are and who the people are who never really were your friends."
In a court filing, the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) said the employee tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday.
Sio Agafili was convicted for theft and burglary, but served his time and then some, as he should have been released in 2015.
Daniel Lewis Lee is scheduled to be executed on July 13 for the killing of an Arkansas family in 1996.
Joe Biden has vowed to end profiteering from incarceration in the U.S. if elected president in 2020.
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation reported Friday that convicted killers Scott Thomas Erskine and Manuel Machado Alvarez, both in their fifties, died of coronavirus complications.
Although no fatalities have attributable to the virus have been reported at San Quentin, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation does not list any cases as being resolved at the prison.
Amid the Black Lives Matter movement, Netflix subscribers have been seeking out content about race to learn more about the experiences of black people in America.
The Food and Grocery Delivery Services Act aims to deter people from canceling food orders as a prank.
"He had underlying medical conditions they were aware of," Jamel Floyd's mother, Donna Mays, said Thursday.
"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement.
"Kwame Kilpatrick's punishment of a 28-year sentence did not fit the crime," said Reverend Keyon S. Payton, National Director Community Outreach and Engagement for Ebony Magazine.
What if we afforded the same compassion to people who aren't white, rich and well connected? People like Anthony Swain.
District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said the 37-year-old's "self-described altruistic intentions" do not not provide a legal basis to grant an early release.
Partners with Alliance for Safety and Justice teamed up with musician G Herbo to address one correctional institution's desperate need for supplies.
The Federal Medical Center Fort Worth prison now has a total of 627 confirmed cases out of roughly 1,463 inmates.