Friday, May 11, 2012

Jail violence illustrated in New York

Defenders of the drug prohibition status quo like former ONDCP Director John Walters have always said that those millions of young people who get arrested for marijuana don't get sent to prison. But they do get sent to jail for a time.
Here is a gruesome report from May 8, 2012 Village Voice on conditions inside the New York City jail, known as Rikers Island.

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