150-plus Advocates testify about “broken” Mass criminal legal system
“People call saying, “I just can’t bear it.” “The walls are closing in on me; I can’t talk to my family; I’ve lost it.”
New report shows 1/6 of women in Mass prisons sentenced to life without parole.
Some who are civilly committed for addiction in Mass face abusive prison conditions. Still, some families say it’s better than the alternative
“Either they don’t have people with the right expertise in charge of this process, making very embarrassing bumbles, or you literally are trying to circumvent the process.”