July 2015 archive

Jul 12

Tragedy In U.S. Jail System

Kalief Browder: Tragedy In U.S. Jail System by Elizabeth Renter – 7/12/2015 If you haven’t heard of Kalief Browder, it’s time you do. Arrested at age 16 for allegedly stealing a backpack, a crime he insisted he was innocent of, Browder was held without trial at New York’s infamous Rikers Island for some three years. …

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