Daniel Acosta is a writer/editor with a B.A. in English. His interest in fiction came from books like The Chronicles of Narnia, The Giver and his favorite, The Outsiders. He has a strong belief in objective thinking, and writes short stories with fellow creative writers in his free time. Daniel currently writes and edits articles for Prison Rideshare Network.
Gypsy Rose Blanchard smiling during everyday life in prison after playing a part in her mother's murder.
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Famous Prisoners: How Murder Freed Gypsy Rose Blanchard from Illness

After years of fake illness, Gypsy Rose Blanchard was sentenced to prison for her mother’s murder. She’s more free behind bars than in her own home. Dee Dee Blanchard was stabbed to death in 2015. Her daughter, Gypsy Rose Blanchard, plead guilty to the crime. One would think at this point, Gypsy is facing the Read More…

Inmates in a CDCR Sensitive Needs Housing Unit
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CDCR Sensitive Needs Yards Being Phased Out. Will Violence Increase?

CDCR is integrating all inmate populations and phasing out ‘sensitive needs’ yards for inmates such as rapists, informants and former gang members. Prison loved ones say integration will increase violence. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) plans on phasing out sensitive needs yards and programs to place greater focus on co-existing rehabilitation. Many Read More…