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Prison

  1. crime
    Texas Woman Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Voting IllegallyCrystal Mason says she didn’t even know she was ineligible to vote.
  2. carcereal state
    These States Still Allow Female Inmates to Be Shackled During ChildbirthNorth Carolina is the latest state to address the controversial practice of restraining pregnant inmates.
  3. crime
    Rikers Guards Are Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Visitors in the Bathrooms“These women are being completely violated.”
  4. crime
    Anthony Weiner Is Heading to Prison TodayThe disgraced former Congressman will begin serving a 21-month term.
  5. crime
    Anthony Weiner Sentenced to 21 Months in PrisonThe former Democratic congressman pled guilty to a charge of transferring obscene material to a minor in May.
  6. prison reform
    Why Female Prisoners in Wyoming Can End Up Serving Longer Terms Than MenAnd the legal battle to change that.
  7. now smell this
    John Legend on Toxic Masculinity and Touring With Chrissy Teigen“We’ve got a crib and a changing table on the bus.”
  8. politics
    This New Bill Seeks to Reform the Way Women Are Treated in PrisonIt mandates that women prisoners be given pads and tampons and extends visiting hours with their children.
  9. ‘I Told Them I Would Kill Myself if I Had to Go Back’: 4 Women on Life at RikersFormer inmates describe life inside New York’s notorious correctional facility.
  10. Yes, the American Incarceration Rate Is Going DownA decade-long trend.
  11. the law
    Inmate Sex Abuse Deemed Cruel and UnusualA federal appeals court has decided it may violate their 8th Amendment rights.
  12. round table
    Ex-Prisoners on Watching Orange Is the New Black“Prison is the largest stage ever. And the Oscar goes to … “
  13. party chat
    Taryn Manning on the Upside of Prison Jumpsuits: Cookies“We’re always at craft service like, ‘Well! You can eat that cookie.’”
  14. lawsuits
    Dolce & Gabbana Claim ‘Pillory,’ Shutting Down Milan ShopsThe city will suffer for three days.
  15. taxes shmaxes
    Dolce & Gabbana Sentenced to Prison [Updated]They were found guilty of tax evasion.
  16. pussy riot
    Pussy Riot Gives Us Permission to Find Them HotIt serves a “subversive function.”