People, Prisons and Compassion
Envisioning an Idaho where the conditions that created mass incarceration are abolished
Feb 6, 23
Governor Little's Operation Esto Perpetua is More Drug War Nonsense
Idaho's "Operation Esto Perpetua" is poised to repeat the same mistakes made in the drug war with fentanyl. With a focused on law enforcement, expect more mass incarceration under this endeavor.
Dec 3, 22
8 Guidelines for Reporting on Criminal Justice Fairly in Idaho
The news media plays a very large role in shaping public perception of crime. Here are some guidelines on this can be done humanely
Oct 9, 22
Carceral Feminism is One Heckuva Drug
The lengthy sentence handed to Aaron von Ehlinger is a time to examine what we want the justice system to do for us.
Aug 7, 22
The Failures of Bonneville County in the Case of Wyatt Maser
When Sheriff's deputy Wyatt Maser was killed by another officer in the line of duty, the county tried to blame the citizen they were assisting and never held the responsible officer accountable.
Apr 29, 22
Important Notice Regarding Future Communications With Idaho Prisoners
As COVID restrictions lift, COVID-related protocols also lift, including one that offered affordable communication between Idaho prisoners and their loved ones.