Albert Woodfox, the longest-standing solitary confinement prisoner in the US, held in isolation in a six-by-nine-ft cell
Life without parole plus 1,000 years. That is certainly making a statement. However, it is far from the longest sentence ever meted out to a criminal convicted of an especially heinous crime.
The debate over how to stop the bloodshed in Chicago headed south this week as Illinois lawmakers are taking up a bill that would put more people with guns behind bars -- for longer.
Prison has been a long journey with ups and downs. What kept me alive were four different things: Everyday, I remember these