Published June 10, 2023 In the United States, which has one of the highest incarceration rates in the world, decarceration has gained significant attention as a means to address the issues associated with mass incarceration. As societies seek to address issues related to overcrowded prisons, high costs, and the effectiveness […]
Criminalization of Poverty
Published August 2, 2022 Debt prisons are places where people who cannot pay their debts are incarcerated. The United States has a long history of debt prisons. From the 1600s to the 1800s, they were widespread across the country. Some prisons even gained notoriety such as the New Gaol in […]
Published Nov 2, 2021 Deputy sheriffs and police officers are frequently comparable law enforcement professions with equal skill sets and educational qualifications. However, there are several critical distinctions between these two career routes. Understanding the distinctions between sheriff vs. police will help you gain a better understanding of these law […]
Published Sept 13, 2021 Most countries in the world have already abolished capital punishment. Capital punishments, also known as death penalties, are the act of killing a convicted person as punishment for their crime. It can be done in different ways depending on the convicted person’s choice. They can choose […]
Published August 8, 2021 Other hemp-derived products, including CBD oil, are widely available in Texas. This means that the majority of Texans can now benefit from cannabidiol’s numerous medicinal benefits, which range from anxiety reduction to chronic pain relief. However, is hemp oil legal in Texas? The answer is that […]
It’s crucial to know the ins and outs of the criminal justice system in case you get tangled up in it. Read here all about bail bonds and how they work.
Honest services mail fraud is far more common than you might believe. In this article, we define what it is, along with its penalties and examples.
The blatant criminalization of poverty in the US is a result of various institutional, political, and societal factors. Here are some of them.