There have been many progressive gains for trans folks in prison over the past couple of years, including receiving gender confirmation surgery, access for hormones, and access to prisons that align with their gender identity—but there are some in politics that are trying to make that progress disappear.
Former pastor, Donald Lee Reynolds is facing up to 10 years in prison after being accused of stealing nearly $35,000 from his congregation in North Dakota.
Tekashi 6ix9ine has been in prison for a couple of months now, but he might get early release.
Kansas has agreed to pay $1.1 million to 42-year-old Richard Anthony Jones who spent 17 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of a robbery that he says was committed by someone who looks just like him.
President Trump’s longtime personal attorney and confidant Michael Cohen has been sentenced to three years in prison after implicating Donald Trump in a hush-money scandal.
A handcuffed Black teenage inmate was punched in the face by a white corrections officer in a Kentucky jail, newly surfaced video confirmed this week.