Published On: Jan 12,2017
A new MedicAlert program teaches police and paramedics how to approach people with FASD — and keeps those afflicted with the disorder out of prison.
Published On: Nov 28,2016
It's been just over nine years since Ashley Smith killed herself in solitary confinement, and nearly three since an inquest into her death issued recommendations to prevent further such tragedies. Almost nothing has been done about them.
Published On: Nov 15,2016
Increasing use of force by corrections staff, higher rates of solitary confinement, and reduced services to help prisoners reintegrate into society leave inmates struggling.