Commission Focuses on Safety, Abuse in Americas Prisons
Commission Focuses on Safety, Abuse in America’s Prisons By Jennifer Trone and Robin Dull Jennifer Trone is communications director for the Commission on Safety and Abuse in America’s Prisons. Robin Dull, a law student at the University of Iowa, spent the summer working for the commission. When the police arrested Judith Haney during a protest in Miami in November 2003, she expected to be processed into the jail in the usual manner. At the jail, she gave her name and emptied her pockets; the jail...