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Prison Law - HG.org


Prison Laws, or Prisoners' Rights Laws, derive from both federal and state law sources and govern the establishment and administration of prisons and the ...

Corrections Law for Jails, Prisons and Detention Facilities


AELE Library of Case Summaries from the. Jail and prisoner Law Bulletin Corrections Law for Jails, Prisons and Detention Facilities ...

Prisoners' rights - Legal Information Institute - Cornell University


Prisons and Prisoner's rights: an overviewFederal and state laws govern the ... Clause of the 14th Amendment has been held to apply to prison inmates.

A jail outreach program at BYU Law School allows its students to get a feel for the practice of law while serving a traditionally underserved community--prisoners. Similar inmate programs exist in law schools throughout the country, and many, including BYU's, concentrat... More »

Prison Law Office


The Prison Law Office: Protecting the Constitutional Rights of California Prisoners through Class Action Litigation, Legal Services and Advocacy.

Rights of Inmates - FindLaw


Example: In 1995, a federal court in Massachusetts found that inmates' constitutional rights were violated when they were held in a 150-year-old prison that was ...

local government code chapter 351. county jails and law enforcement


The sheriff or jail administrator has all the powers, duties, and responsibilities with regard to keeping prisoners and operating the jail that are given by law to the ...

FEDERAL Laws & Penalties - Norml


Marijuana possession remains a federal offense, and the federal law applies to offenses ... Possession of marijuana is punishable by up to one year in jail and a  ...

Chapter 341: JAILS - Lawriter - ORC


The department of rehabilitation and correction may, by rule, revise, alter, or amend the minimum standards for jails in Ohio to reflect changes in case law or ...

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Q: Why does the USA has such soft jail laws?
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Q: Prison and jail law libraries: where do we go from here?
A: Correctional administrators have battled for decades on how to uphold an inmate's constitutional right to access the courts while, at the same time, being fisca... Read More »
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A: A settlement was finalized in federal court Monday in a lawsuit that alleged strip searches at San Bernardino County jails humiliated inmates. Roughly 21,000 cl... Read More »
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Q: What law enforcement agent maintains jails and prisons?
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