Wyoming considers throwing good money after bad at the state prison, gambling with the safety of inmates and prison staff.
Thirteen men at the Wyoming State Penitentiary celebrated academic achievements Friday, as challenges loom for the Department of Corrections.
Wyoming entered into a contract with private prison company CoreCivic and its human rights history is atrocious, ex-ACLU attorney Linda Burt writes.
Private prisons and their corporate owners have a long history of inadequate services and mistreatment of inmates.
Drug rehabilitation and probation will reduce the prison population, cut prison costs and get offenders more help than incarceration.