The latest news on prison sentences
Professor Evan Mandery chronicles the decades-long debate over the death penalty.
Paul's stance could raise his stock with black voters in 2016.
Castro imprisoned three women for more than a decade, was found hanging in his prison cell.
The Department of Justice is ignoring plunging crime rates.
Mandatory minimum prison sentences don't make us safer.
Inmates in education programs are less likely to return to prison and more likely to find a job.
Former congressman and wife sentenced for misusing $750,000 in campaign funds.
One of Castro's victims spoke at the hearing and said he would 'face hell for eternity.'
Close to 30,000 inmates are hunger striking in California prisons over solitary conditions.
Silvio Berlusconi was found guilty of paying a minor for sex and barred from holding public office.