“The plaintiffs ignore the harm that their requested injunction would cause incarcerated people.”
150-plus Advocates testify about “broken” Mass criminal legal system
Creating community and value for people who society has otherwise denied the opportunity
This is who your governor thinks should make these critical decisions
“It’s important to have someone as a community organizer who has been affected by incarceration.”
A follow-up to our feature about suicide attempts, self-harm, and COVID at the Bridgewater state prison
“People call saying, “I just can’t bear it.” “The walls are closing in on me; I can’t talk to my family; I’ve lost it.”
New report shows 1/6 of women in Mass prisons sentenced to life without parole.
Even as the pandemic rages in prisons, vaccines and masks are seen as “a sign of weakness”
Department in denial that officers smuggle in drugs. Prisoner advocates cry foul.