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Short Term Incarceration Does Society No Good, Especially for Women

Women make up the fastest growing population of incarcerated people. This has given rise to talks about how short-term incarceration hurt women. A study in the UK shows the short-term incarceration may take less than 30 days or a week. Sentencing women for minor offenses can easily have negative impacts on families. This is because women Read More…

Inmates in the Philadelphia prison system participate in the Philacorp furniture making program.
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New Philadelphia DA Pledges to Trade Incarceration for Education

Larry Krasner has been sworn in as the new district attorney for Philadelphia. In a moving speech during his swearing-in, Krasner vowed to overhaul Philly’s criminal justice system and reduce incarceration in the city. Krasner said he is poised to transform social and legal imbalances in Philadelphia. He tagged himself a “technician” for structural transformation. Read More…

Erik Finman is a Teen Bitcoin Millionaire
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Help Your Loved One Become a Bitcoin Prison Millionaire (Video)

Erik Finman became a millionaire at just 18 years old investing in Bitcoin. Use his story to help you learn how to help your imprisoned loved one do the same. Times are changing and people are making money in every way possible. Risk takers are taking advantage of every little opportunity they get. Investing in Read More…

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Guide to Helping Prisoners Invest in Bitcoins & Come Home to Financial Security

The finance of loved ones locked behind bars is always a dicey topic. One of the first challenges is dealing with the potential illegitimate and legitimates calls from Payday loan companies and other credit lenders wanting to claim their debts. On the other end of things are cooperate bodies and individuals who may owe your Read More…

Learn how to make your incarcerated loved one's bill collectors stop calling you.
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Make Your Locked Up Loved One’s Bill Collectors Stop Calling You

Sometimes if feels like debt collectors will go to the ends of the earth to collect debts. Once someone is incarcerated, the debt collectors will call everyone the incarcerated person ever talked to. If you are a prison father, mother, child or wife– you could be the next person the debt collector harasses. Bill collectors Read More…

Prison loved ones need to beware of fake bill collectors calling about their incarcerated loved ones' payday loans.
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Are You or Your Imprisoned Loved Ones Targets of Fake Bill Collectors?

Fraudsters are always looking for porous grounds to exploit and incarcerated people’s finances are a cool spot for them. It’s almost common for prison loved ones to receive calls from their acclaimed debtors. One of the most common strategies used by these fraudsters is referring to delinquent payday loans. Knowing the exact way to verify Read More…

A man who was under arrest in Westland died after having some kind of medical emergency while in police custody - and police at the jail ignored him, his former inmate claims.
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Former Inmate Accuses Police of Letting Man Die in Cell Hours after Arrest (Video)

An unnamed former inmate at the Westland Police Department has accused the police of insensitivity. A man died in jail Sunday evening just hours after being arrested. Thirty-five-year-old William Marshall was arrested for DUI on Sunday. He died later that night after experiencing seizures. The anonymous source said police ignored Marshall as he groped on Read More…

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Georgia Prison Helps Overcome Recidivism through Reentry Classes

Former prison inmates have hard times securing jobs on the outside. Reentry classes help overcome recidivism by preparing them for financial security. Not being able to make a living to support themselves and their families is a major problem. It forces many ex-inmates to go back to crimes. Then they get caught again and land Read More…

Offender Monnek Hall, left, spends time with her daughter Ayona Hall, age 13..
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Girl Scouts Beyond Bars: Prison Daughters Get Special Visits with Their Incarcerated Moms

There’s a lot of conversation surrounding the effect of incarceration of parents on their kids. As is the same with many social issues, it almost never goes beyond the lip service. However, the Girl Scout has taken the responsibility to act with programs like Girl Scout Beyond Bars. The initiative is targeted at bringing closure Read More…

Remy Ma & Papoose on a Prison Visit
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American Rappers Employ Hip-Hop Lyrics to Raise Awareness for Incarceration Injustices (Part 2)

2 part series: Black entertainers, such as Hip Hop rappers and movie producers, have resorted to using their crafts to harp on justice equality and prison reform across the United States. They relate to the Black community and other minority groups. Click Here to Read Part 1 Several of these Hip Hop artists have been sentenced Read More…