death-by-incarceration

COMMENTARY

Gov. Wolf can — and must — save the lives of our incarcerated loved ones | Opinion

BY: - February 21, 2021

During a pandemic, prisons are deadly. The nature of confinement makes it almost impossible for people to practice social distancing

COMMENTARY

‘No one can ever tell me we don’t exist’: Dual victims caught in the cracks of Pa.’s criminal justice system deserve recognition | John L. Micek

BY: - October 23, 2019

Don’t try to tell Lorraine Haw that she’s not a crime victim. In fact, she says, she’s been victimized twice. Her brother was killed by gunfire. And her only son, Phillip, is now serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. She’s lived decades without him — feeling the pain of not having him […]