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‘It’s just too much to choose from’: Man shares the struggle of shopping after 12 years in prison

'After 4 years it was too much for me.. the anxiety of going out in public lasted for months.'

On Jul 27, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

Woman holding up Bible (l) open Bible pages with handcuffs blurred on top caption 'The real reason I always had a Bible in prison' (c) woman holding Bible with writing in the inner margins pointing to address written in pen (r)

‘That is such a bizarre & twisted rule’: TikToker shares why she brought a Bible to prison, even though she’s an atheist

'It seems like cutting people off from their support system is the absolute worst thing you could do.'

On May 29, 2022 by Braden Bjella

phone with 'upcoming visits' screen and caption 'she scheduled all his visits in jail to cancel them on the same day so no one can go see him lol' (l&r) phones on table on either side of glass panel (c)

‘Best revenge ever’: Woman schedules her ex-boyfriend’s jail visits on the same day and cancels them, sparking debate

'Just so no one else could go.'

On May 9, 2022 by Braden Bjella

prison with inset of Jail Phone & Jail Phone on phone call, caption 'Both of my brothers called from jail at the same time and i got to merge their call'

‘Both of my brothers called from jail at the same time and I got to merge their call’: TikToker connects his incarcerated brothers through 3-way call in viral video

'The reactions are everything.'

On Jan 14, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

A woman in front of barbed wire.

Marjorie Taylor Greene mocked for finally realizing that jail is bad after visiting accused Capitol rioters

Last year, Greene argued that people who assault police officers should be imprisoned for life.

On Nov 5, 2021 by Claire Goforth

A cop looking into camera.

‘Do you not remember?’: TikToker confronts police officer who allegedly put him in jail

'You still tried to coerce me into saying that I was selling weed that night.'

On Oct 15, 2021 by Kahron Spearman

Kaname Madoka and animejokes

‘FINALLY FREE’: Admin of popular anime account claims to have been incarcerated for 7 years

People are drawing comparisons to the Taylor Swift stan who went to jail for refusing to join the IDF.

On Jun 11, 2021 by Tricia Crimmins

People protesting the handling of a wastewater disaster in Florida

Activists horrified that inmates near toxic flood threat weren’t evacuated

'What is happening in Manatee County, FL right now is horrifying.'

On Apr 7, 2021 by Edward Medeles

Officer Thomas Lane's mugshot over police lights and crime scene tape

Thomas Lane, ex-cop charged in George Floyd’s death, used crowdfunding site to post $750K bail

A now-deleted website solicited PayPal donations for Lane.

On Jun 11, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

Security footage of inmates in an L.A. jail

Video shows inmates trying to get coronavirus to secure early release

In the video, a group can be seen drinking from the same water cup and wearing the same face mask.

On May 12, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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‘Free Palestine’ username lands Final Fantasy XIV player in a digital jail cell

The player couldn't leave the jail until a new, 'not offensive' name was chosen.

On Aug 10, 2019 by Ignacio Martinez

A man charged with 'swatting' accessed his Twitter account last week.

Infamous ‘swatter’ accesses Twitter from jail, calls himself an ‘eGod’

He's clearly unrepentant.

On Apr 11, 2018 by Ana Valens

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Why short-term jail sentences are particularly damaging to mothers

Women are the fastest-growing population to be incarcerated—and the effects are far-reaching.

On Jan 4, 2018

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Black Lives Matter activists to pay bonds of more than 30 women this Mother’s Day

They're protesting the unfair bail system for 'Mama's Bail Out Day.'

On May 12, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

Don Corley

Talking with a man whose molester is up for parole

Don Corley was a scout master and church leader. He's also a multiple sex offender who could be released this week.

On Mar 14, 2017 by Anastassia Gliadkovskaya