Tag: Treatment of prisoners

Protesting French prison guards clash with police

FRESNES, France — Protesting French prison guards have pushed back against riot police and shouted down the justice minister amid demonstrations at several prisons...
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SKOPJE, Macedonia — Macedonian parliament has adopted an amnesty bill to ease overcrowding in the country's prisons, which have faced acute criticism for their...
Protests hit French prisons over violence, overcrowding

PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron has ordered an overhaul of France's overcrowded penitentiary system, as prison staff burned tires and set barricades in protests...
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LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan attorney general's office has asked a judge to sentence a disgraced Michigan sports doctor to 40 to 125 years...
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MIAMI — Eleven prisoners held at the Guantanamo Bay detention filed a legal challenge Thursday against President Donald Trump, whose administration has not released...
APNewsBreak: Experts to study prison health care after riot

DOVER, Del. — State officials are hiring independent experts to review inmate access to health care and the prisoner grievance system in the wake...
Sheriff criticizes mental health system as inmate found dead

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A Virginia sheriff says an inmate who died in jail was mentally ill, and he's criticizing the state's mental health...
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FALL RIVER, Mass. — A lawsuit filed against officials at a Massachusetts county jail alleges that mentally ill inmates are often held in solitary...
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Gov. Kay Ivey's 2018 State of the State address given Tuesday. Remarks as prepared: ...
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NEW YORK — People who want to send a copy of jailhouse classics like "The Shawshank Redemption" to a loved in a New York...

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