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Articles by Jayson Hawkins

Georgia Prisoners Lacked Food, Water, Leading to Melee

Innovative Vermont Prison Superintendent’s Demotion for Sexist Language Proves Controversial

by Jayson Hawkins

Former Vermont prison Superintendent Ed Adams has found himself the subject of repeated media scrutiny over the last few years, and his story is illustrative of the problems that surround prison reform, public records availability, and bridging the often jarring disconnect between societal norms and prison reality. ...

The Role of Prosecutors in Mass Incarceration

Privatized Food Service Problems at Pennsylvania’s Allegheny County Jail

California First State to Eliminate Post-Prison Fees

Julian Assange’s Potential Fate in U.S. Prisons

Assange is under a 17-count indictment in the U.S. for violations of the ...

Maine Superspreader: Few Masks at Wedding Lead to Big Problems at Prison

California Prison Guards Keep Jobs After Aiding Attacks on Sex Offenders

Temporary Halt of Federal Prison Labor at National Parks, but New Policy Proposed To Resume It

According to the report: At one unnamed national park—the prisoners, whose criminal ...

Growing Need to Protect Attorney-Client Emails

“It’s common attorney sense, a bedrock of ...