What Mass lawmakers can learn from the battle to end death by incarceration across the country
40 years ago this month, Fred Clay was arrested for a crime he didn’t commit. After 38 years behind bars, he’s telling his story and writing another chapter.
In a state that sets up former inmates for failure, this program offers hope through education and more
BINJ is examining how grassroots campaigns in Massachusetts and elsewhere are challenging policies related to parole, fighting to reduce the number of people sentenced to life without parole, and in many cases, having success and creating real change.
“I get calls from lifers every week that feel they have not gotten a fair hearing by the parole board.”