Tag: Questionable Convictions

Prison Detention Barbed Wire

The American prison system revisited

In Solitary, his new book (University of California Press) about prisons, prisoners and their keepers, Terry Allen Kupers has his eyes on readers who aren’t prisoners and who have probably rarely if ever been locked up behind bars.

Justice scales cartoon

Justice on Trial: from The Guardian

The Guardians’ ‘Justice on Trial’ is ongoing series that aims to highlight cases where there are major concerns of a miscarriage of justice. Since the 1980s and 90s a flow of cases has undermined public confidence in the justice system.

Justice scales cartoon

Justice on Trial : from The Guardian

The Guardians’ ‘Justice on Trial’ is an ongoing series that aims to highlight cases where there are major concerns of a miscarriage of justice. Since the 1980s and 90s a flow of cases has undermined public confidence in the justice system.

Free Talha Ahsan

Talha Ahsan is a British-born poet and writer with Asperger syndrome who faced extradition to America. Talha was arrested at home on 19th July 2006 pursuant to a warrant under the controversial Extradition Act 2003.