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NPR: COVID precautions put more prisoners in isolation. It can mean long-term health woes

Sometimes, Pamela Winn isn't sure how to connect with people, even those she loves, like her 9-month-old granddaughter. When the baby is...

CNN: This reading program forged a bond between prisoners and prep school students

Lisa Ling witnesses the melding of two worlds -- a prison and a prep school -- and experiences the surprising outcome of...

CNN: 7 prisoners with coronavirus died at San Quentin and hundreds more are dying in US jails and prisons

Gov. Gavin Newsom is facing mounting pressure to release inmates as corrections officials scramble to contain outbreaks of coronavirus at state prisons.

BBC: The fashion labels whose clothes are made by prisoners

The agile hands of men who once made a living as pickpockets and robbers have been given another task in Peru's largest...

Coronavirus: Release of older at-risk prisoners with violent records poses little crime risk

To deal with unsafe health conditions in prisons and jails during the COVID-19 pandemic, officials are granting early parole releases to low-risk...
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