Prisoners Won The Right To Stimulus Checks

By Keri Blakinger and Joseph Neff, NBC News. -

Last week, Thomas Root emailed his weekly legal newsletter from his office in Ohio to nearly 11,000 federal prisoners around the country — just as he’s done every Monday since 2015. That same [...]

Federal Prisons Locked Down To Quash Black Lives Matter Protests

By Carter Deane, Solitary Watch. -

On June 2, for the first time in 25 years, the Bureau of Prisons directed all federal jails and prisons to implement a full lockdown, confining nearly 160,000 people to their cells and severely [...]