Friday, 12 August 2016
Informant America: Harvard Law School Singles Out Kym Worthy as ‘Extr...: Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy, Rick Wershe’s nemesis who has fought tenaciously to keep him in prison until he dies, has been single...
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 07:01
Tuesday, 9 August 2016
In the United States today, more than 2,500 individuals are serving life-without-parole sentences for crimes they committed when they were 17 years old or younger. Children as young as 13 are among the thousands serving these sentences. Lost for Life, tells the stories of these individuals, of their families' and of the families of victims of juvenile murder.
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 22:51
Who spends more time outside, a child… or a maximum-security prisoner? Watch this film to find out.
This video looks inside the mind’s of prison inmates to find out exactly how much their outdoor time means to them.
The ‘Free the Kids’ campaign is brought to you by Dirt is Good, an initiative to get kids spending more time outside. Find out about the benefits of outdoor play for kids here: http://www.dirtisgood.com.
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 22:35
Monday, 8 August 2016
Tuesday, 5 July 2016
By the age of 19, Shaka Senghor was behind bars after his teen years as a drug dealer ended with a death on his hands. Senghor says his story is all too familiar for many young black men. The author of “Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison” sits down with Jeffrey Brown.
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 04:35
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 04:27
Friday, 10 June 2016
Davontae Sanford, 14 year old when he confessed to a crime absent an attorney, declared innocent. Often we are watching how police, prosecutors, and some judges mistreat juveniles to draw convictions. This is a true injustice, where is the accountability?
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 17:46