Editorial Roundup: Iowa
By The Associated Press Mar. 29, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Des Moines Register. March 25, 2021. Editorial: Iowa Republican lawmakers make a stand for freedom — well, one freedom (to get and carry...
Police: Inmates killed 2 Iowa prison staff in escape attempt
By Ryan J. Foley Mar. 24, 2021 05:16 PM EDT
Texas death row inmate dies after diagnosed with COVID
By Juan A. Lozano Feb. 09, 2021 03:57 PM EST
Editorial Roundup: South Carolina
By The Associated Press Dec. 09, 2020 03:45 PM EST
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: ___ Dec. 8 The Post and Courier on the rollout of...
COVID-19 in custody: Alabama ranks 9th for inmate deaths
By Kim Chandler Nov. 27, 2020 10:26 AM EST
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — At the Bibb Correctional Facility in Alabama, the old prison chapel has been turned into a quarantine zone. The sound of coughing is...
AP Exclusive: Inmate beaten to death at federal lockup
By Jim Mustian Aug. 25, 2020 01:44 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Alabama
By The Associated Press Jul. 29, 2020 01:21 PM EDT
Recent editorials from Alabama newspapers: ___ July 28 The Cullman Times on wearing masks correctly...
Texas resumes executions after 5-month delay due to pandemic
By Juan A. Lozano And Michael Graczyk Jul. 07, 2020 11:46 PM EDT
Inmate death at federal jail in Los Angeles ruled a homicide
By Michael Balsamo Jul. 04, 2020 01:48 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The death of an inmate at a federal jail in Los Angeles this past week has been ruled a homicide, resulting from stab wounds and...
US Supreme Court halts Texas execution over clergy question
By Juan A. Lozano Jun. 16, 2020 12:04 AM EDT
The Latest: South Korea capital adds more coronavirus cases
By The Associated Press Jun. 12, 2020 01:23 AM EDT
Federal inmate dies after being pepper sprayed by guards
By Michael R. Sisak And Michael Balsamo Jun. 04, 2020 08:02 AM EDT
First California prison employee dies of coronavirus
Jun. 01, 2020 08:21 PM EDT
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's state prison system had its first known staff death due to the coronavirus, officials said, as well as the death of the...
Multiple Ohio prison deaths include inmate arguing innocence
By Andrew Welsh-Huggins May. 11, 2020 11:47 AM EDT
Mississippi inmate dies after days of hospitalization
Apr. 30, 2020 07:08 PM EDT
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi inmate died Thursday after being hospitalized for several days, the state Department of Corrections said. ...
Officials: 9 inmates dead in Peru coronavirus prison riot
By Franklin Briceño Apr. 28, 2020 12:15 PM EDT
Inmate dies in hospital of Mississippi's Parchman prison
Apr. 23, 2020 10:07 PM EDT
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An inmate serving 15 years for multiple convictions died Thursday in the hospital of the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman. ...
Mississippi inmate dies months after becoming ill
Apr. 06, 2020 07:11 PM EDT
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi inmate who was serving a 15-year sentence has died after becoming ill months ago and being hospitalized periodically since...