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The Philippine Justice System, Lawyers, and General State of Rehabilitationn Facilities

The Philippine Justice System, Lawyers

and General State of Rehabilitation Facilities

Ni Apolinario Villalobos

A crucial change in the life of a man may be caused by being at the right place at the right time or by having guts to face odds rejected by others. 620 more words

Apolinario Villalobos

Jailhouse Rock

 Fujifilm X100s – 1/210 @ f/2.8 – ISO 200 

Taken on a trip to Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia in late spring of 2014.  This penitentiary is a superb place to take photos and I had no trouble at all spending four hours in amazement of this facility.   47 more words

Joseph Giordano

Incarcerated in Iowa and the University of Iowa Prison Project Coalition

The first annual Incarcerated in Iowa Symposium was held on September 5th through 6th, 2014 on the University of Iowa campus. This event served as a place of expression and exposure for the University of Iowa Prison Projects Coalition. 313 more words

Incarceration Issues

Jail Break-In? California Drug Smugglers Get Arrested To Sneak Narcotics Behind Bars

VISTA (CBS/AP) — Drug smuggling is up at many California county jails and one reason, sheriffs officials say, is that some parolees are getting arrested just so they can try to sneak narcotics behind bars. 956 more words

News

Eastern State Penitentiary

They say it’s one of the most haunted places in America…

They say that it was at first a penitentiary made for solitary confinement only. 205 more words

Travel Photography

U of I Students React to the OITNB Trailer

Watch to see what prospective audience members, Christina, Meredith, and Taylor, think about the Orange is the New Black Trailer.

Incarceration Issues

Touring Alcatraz

It stood still, in the midst of undulating sea waves smashing against it immortally. Only green shrubs were seen along the fringe of the layers of terrain in the isle, preventing a monochromic appearance of a khaki mass of rock from afar. 1,361 more words

Alcatraz