A new study from Human Rights Watch reveals harrowing accounts of violence against mentally ill prisoners.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is all heart after commuting the sentence of a man given a life term for marijuana-related offenses. Sixty-two-year-old Jeff Mizanskey is eligible for parole in a decision effective immediately after serving more than 20 years behind bars, according to the Associated Press. Families and officials have pressed Nixon for relief since Mizanskey […]