Shocking Justice

There must be a great deal of shock involved for those first-time offenders who find themselves in prison. There is the shock of realizing you’ve been caught and sentenced. There is the shock of the strip search and the first night in a terrifying place. And then, for some, there is the shock of being released after only a short period of prison time has passed.A new form of “disciplinary” action has been approved for Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana that involves quick probation time for first … [Read more...]