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12th May 2022

Their Sentences Are Unconstitutional — But They’re Still In Prison.

Their Sentences Are Unconstitutional — But They’re Still In Prison.

By BETH SCHWARTZAPFEL (Reposted by Team Wilson Reports) on 12th May 2022

Louisiana’s high court considers the fate of more than 1,000 people serving sentences handed down by “Jim Crow juries.”Reginald Reddick is serving life in prison in Louisiana for second-degree murder, … read more

12th May 2022

Burned to Death in a Prison Cell

Burned to Death in a Prison Cell

By KERI BLAKINGER (Reposted by Team Wilson Reports) on 12th May 2022

After years of warnings about broken fire alarms, two men have now died in blazes at Texas prisons.The last time the other prisoners saw Jacinto De La Garza alive, he had his face pressed against the … read more

3rd Jul 2021

“Daddy, if I Come See You, Will I Have to Be Locked up, Too?”

“Daddy, if I Come See You, Will I Have to Be Locked up, Too?”

Posted By DEMETRIUS BUCKLEY (Reposted by Team Wilson Reports) on 3rd Jul 2021

Recently reunited with his 10-year-old daughter, Demetrius Buckley struggles to push past the barriers of a maximum security prison to be present for his curious, whip-smart little girl.Ever since I r … read more

26th Aug 2019

New York City’s Bail Success Story

New York City’s Bail Success Story

By ELI HAGER (Reposted by Team Wilson Reports) on 26th Aug 2019

Like many states, New York has a bail law that is half a century old. The legal rules that in 2010 made it possible for 16-year-old Kalief Browder to be jailed on Rikers Island for three years for all … read more

22nd Aug 2019

I Taught Myself How to Read In Prison. Then I Sued the System and Won

I Taught Myself How to Read In Prison. Then I Sued the System and Won

By ANDRE JACOBS (Reposted by Team Wilson) on 22nd Aug 2019

I entered prison at 15, lost and illiterate. A lot of the guys I knew were too ashamed to admit that they didn’t know how to read, but I wasn’t. I taught myself how. I would take a novel and look up e … read more