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OP-ED: Time to Lower Telephone Rates to Call Prisoners in America

They’ve brought in a number of outside advisors, including attorney and entrepreneur Yusef Jackson, who earlier this year joined the executive team of Aventiv,...

D.C. Council Plans to Consider Overhauling Juvenile Justice System

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent With the backdrop of a published report noting that the overwhelming majority of 16- and 17-year-olds...

Asm. Sydney Kamlager-Dove Pushing Law to End “Slavery” in California’s Prisons

Tanu Henry | California Black Media For 24 years now, Samual Brown – who was convicted for attempted murder in Sacramento – has been serving...

Legislature Passes Bill That Would Allow Inmate Firefighters to Continue in Profession When Released

Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media Inmate firefighting crews, made up of more than 2,000 inmate firefighters per year, have helped extinguish many of the...

California Moves One Step Closer to Granting Parolees Right to Vote

Antonio Ray Harvey | California Black Media Assemblymember Kevin McCarty’s (D-Sacramento) Assembly Constitutional Amendment 6 (ACA 6) passed out of the California State Senate last...