Prison

Prison

Health National
Over 10 percent of lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth in juvenile justice settings report sexual victimization by another youth, compared with just 1.5 percent of heterosexual youth reporting the same action. ...
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Sabrina Butler-Smith, right, talking to attendees of a panel held at the University of Washington School of Law on October 5. This Witness to Innocence panel provided an outlet for Butler-Smith and Randal Padgett to share their stories about being innocent and sentenced to death and to voice their opposition to the death penalty. (Photo by Lyndsey Brollini)
Local
Seventeen. That is how old she was when her nine-month-old son died. That same day she was arrested for child abuse and the murder of her son. ...
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National
LGBT people comprise roughly 4% of the U.S. population, yet recent federal data show that 8% of people in prisons identify as LGBT. ...
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Local
Det. Bogucki formed The IF Project in 2008 with "formerly justice involved folks" as a means to represent the diverse community the organization serves. ...
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International
After serving in the U.S. Army, Monique Coverson and her girlfriend Larissa returned to Kuwait as military contractors. Now they're looking at 25 years in a Kuwati prison. ...
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Health
The Washington Department of Corrections has received a five-year, $7.5 million federal grant aimed at helping inmates with children. ...
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Turn It Up!
Health
Turn It Up! Staying Strong Inside is a resource guide for people who are incarcerated and living with HIV, hepatitis or other chronic health conditions. ...
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Top News National
Since entering the male prison, Star has been raped, forced to submit to undesired sexual acts to escape violence, and threatened with sexual assault. ...
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When Ashley Diamond entered the Georgia Department of Corrections, she was not identified or referred for continuation of hormone treatment.
Top News Health National
When Ashley Diamond entered the Georgia Department of Corrections, she was not identified or referred for continuation of hormone treatment. ...
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Transgender inmate Passion Star will be moved to Safekeeping following repeated acts of violence and rape.
Top News National
In the seven male facilities where she has been housed, Star has been raped, forced to submit to sexual acts, and threatened with sexual assault. ...
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