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Windows and Doors: The Illusion of Transparency

This is posted on the Blog for the new website for Who Speaks for Me?
April 22, 2017

The last time I was on suicide watch there was not one psychologist on the compound at the Federal Secure Female Facility Hazelton (Hazelton).  1,392 more words

Trump signed E.O., "Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States."

1. Immigration Law Enforcement Priorities (Sec. 5, and 10(a))

The executive order first strikes down a Nov. 2014 memo which laid the framework for the Priority Enforcement Program (PEP).  2,245 more words

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Federal B.O.P. Hiccup

If you’ve read Piper Kerman’s memoir Orange is the New Black, you probably have a firm mental image of the women’s prison in Danbury, CT.  I haven’t seen the Netflix series, so I don’t know how many creative embellishments were involved in the adaptation. 298 more words

Finally, movement on Sal DiMasi

It’s about time. Federal prosecutors have finally asked for the early release of former Mass. House Speaker Sal DiMasi from a federal prison in Butler, North Carolina. 339 more words


Many State Prisoners Can't Access Hepatitis C Therapies

By: Marcus J. Hopkins, Blogger

Here, at HEAL Blog, we frequently speak about issues related to the cost of newer Direct Acting Agents (DAAs) to treat Hepatitis C (HCV). 531 more words