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The US Department Of Justice: Remarks By Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates
Bobby was only in his late twenties, but he had already spent much of his life in and out of prison . . .
The Post & Courier: Hicks column: Amy Barch is on a mission to stop crime, one criminal at a time
More than a quarter of the crime committed in Charleston County last year was the work of just 1,900 men . . .
The Post & Courier:
A rehabilitation program that could become a national model
Shakiem Maxwell will tell you straight — he was headed down the wrong road, doing all the wrong things . . .
The Post & Courier: Getting National Attention For Good Reasons
There are about a dozen guys sitting in this room — some of them tattooed, some with long hair or dreads — talking . . .
The Post & Courier: Hicks column: Unless those at the top act, South Carolina prisons will perpetuate crime problem
South Carolina prisons are not rehabilitating criminals — they’re training them. In most of the state’s roughest correctional facilities...
The Washington Post: U.S. official says prison system’s best reentry program cut ‘dramatically’
The Justice Department’s second-highest-ranking official said that the federal prison’s most . . .
The Huffington Post: This ‘Crazy’ Plan Shook Up An ‘Old School’ Federal Prosecutor’s Outlook
Sean Kittrell has been a federal prosecutor for more than two decades. He packs a gun in Charleston, South Carolina, where he’s known as a . . .
The Post & Courier: Hicks column: Saying goodbye to the streets, and prison
Marty Hamilton has spent 30 years behind bars, and he's only 47 . . .