Category Archives: #IncarcerationNation

@FL_Corrections: Abandon hope, all ye who enter here. Even children.

  A few of us who receive Harold Hempstead’s sworn affidavits about Florida prison conditions have a great deal of difficulty dealing with their content. This particular affidavit has shaken me since I received it in November … our public … Continue reading

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After five years in solitary confinement …

Published on Jan 17, 2017 Heather Chapman’s bipolar son was sentenced to 10 years in prison for robbery at age 19. She says his condition has worsened since then, due in large part to his time in isolation. She’s afraid … Continue reading

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How long will @FBI’s Comey and @TheJusticeDept’s Sessions ignore willful inmate abuse?

Originally posted on Moorbey'z Blog:
Corruption and Cowboy Justice I recall a couple years back when a guard here at the William P. Clements Unit remarked to me, that I had no idea how corrupt Texas really is. I…

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Jailed NY activist complaints to @TheJusticeDept echo #LoveFL’s #CagedCrusader complaints

Jailed activist pens letter to @TheJusticeDept re MCC NY's Squalid Conditionshttps://t.co/Xp6uneRF13Shades of #LoveFL's #CagedCrusader — Susan Chandler (@wobblywarrior) January 24, 2017   via https://shadowproof.com/2017/01/24/jailed-activist-mcc-ny-roaches-rodents-conditions/: Below is the full letter written to the Justice Department, Bureau of Prisons, and Office Of … Continue reading

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Santa Clara Co. Jail Hunger Strikers Released from Solitary! Hunger Strike Suspended Pending Sheriff’s Fulfillment of Demands

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
HUNGER STRIKE SUSPENDED. Hunger Strikers have been released from solitary with handshakes and hugs. In 90 days, Strikers will be able to downclass in to general population. Additional clothing has been ordered. The…

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PEACEFULLY MARCHING PRISONERS AT MICHIGAN’S KINROSS TEARGASSED, ZIP-TIED, LEFT OUT IN RAIN

Source: PEACEFULLY MARCHING PRISONERS AT MICHIGAN’S KINROSS TEARGASSED, ZIP-TIED, LEFT OUT IN RAIN OCTOBER 9, 2016 Contact: Duncan Tarr, 313-409-8615, mailto:miprisonabolition@gmail.com KINCHELOE, MI – More than two weeks after prisoners at Kinross Correctional Facility participated in a nationwide prison workers’ … Continue reading

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Oscar Giles: 37 years (and counting) for non-violent offenses – updated

[Update 11/4/16: I became concerned about Oscar due to an inordinate number of “hits” on his name on my blog. I checked the Florida Department of Corrections website, fearing he had died. The corrections site says that he is still … Continue reading

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