The Capacity Of Prison Overcrowding
By Wm. Daniel M. Ravenscroft, Attorney At Law
A major difficulty in describing the extent of prison overcrowding is that there is no general agreement as to the definition of the "capacity' of overcrowded institutions.
To merely count the number of prison beds and inmates ...
The United States Supreme Court: Petition For Writ of Certioriari
by Wm. Daniel Ravenscroft, Atty. At Law
The United States Supreme Court is the highest court in this country. It is also the final forum for appeal in the American Judiciary.
Its jurisdiction is defined by Article III of ...
By Wm. Daniel Ravenscroft, esq.
What has our prison system really come to? Nothing more than a giant machine gobbling up human beings then spitting them out without the slightest concern for the collateral consequences.
The California prison system has over 90,000 inmates and the rate of incarceration and recidivism ...