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August 24, 2014

Punishment Beyond Incarceration – Life On The Oustide

Maurice has just completed a mandatory minimum sentence for a felony marijuana possession. He has been a model inmate. He earned his GED and successfully…

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August 24, 2014

Inside Connecticut’s Prison What’s Going On

Shenaya, 16, couldn’t seem to follow prison rules. She was always angry, always getting into fights. As a result, she always ended up in administrative…

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August 24, 2014

Who Resides In Connecticut Prisons

Keesha was the daughter of heroin addicts. At age 14, she participated in a robbery that resulted in a homicide. Connecticut imprisoned her as an…

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August 24, 2014

The Expanded Length of Prison Stays In Connecticut

Dicky Joe Jackson was a trucker whose 2-year old son needed a bone-marrow transplant to save his life. He raised $50,000 through community fund-raisers. But…

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August 24, 2014

Recidivism How is Connecticut Doing

Ora Lee Hurley was imprisoned in Atlanta for failure to pay a $ 705 fine. She was permitted to work during the day and return…

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