Attorneys say state prison policy on legal mail has stymied communication with clients
A lengthy back-and-forth on copiers and paper jams isn’t the most compelling courtroom drama, but it gets to the heart of a lawsuit against the state Corrections Department and its new legal mail policy. After a statewide prison lockdown last fall, the Department of Corrections instituted sweeping changes designed to keep drugs out of its […]
The ACLU is taking Pennsylvania’s corrections department to court over copy-and-save legal mail policy
According to the ACLU, "Pennsylvania is the first and still only state prison system in the country to copy and store legal mail."