Please watch UC Hastings Dean Frank Wu interviewing me about my book in progress on the impact of the financial crisis on the American correctional landscape.
In two weeks, California voters will be offered the opportunity to vote on three criminal justice initiatives: Prop 34, which would replace the death penalty with life without parole; Prop
Over the course of the last few weeks, I’ve been asked, in professional and personal settings, to comment on Prop 35, billed as Stop Human Trafficking. I have given this
In a story that is getting surprisingly little press, today’s Reporter reported on the federal three-judge panel’s response to the State’s request to modify Plata requirement. The long and the
A story published this summer on the California Watch examined the possibility of bringing back 9,500 California inmates currently serving their term in private institutions run by Correctional Corporation of America
SHU solitary exercise yard. Credit: Nancy Mullane for KALW. About a week ago, KALW ran a fascinating story about media access to California prisons. Nancy Mullane has been struggling to