Tennessee Jails Are Offering Inmates Shorter Sentences In Exchange For SterilizationTennessee inmates can receive upwards of 30 days cut from jail sentences if they agree to get a vasectomy or insert a contraceptive device into their body.
Nevada Senate OKs Bill to Give Inmates Choice on Pet CareCorrections officials would have to ask Nevada jail and prison inmates what they want to happen to their pets while they're incarcerated under a bill state senators passed Thursday.
Nevada Board Oks Regulations On Pregnant Inmates
Jail To Charge For Meals, DoctorInmates at a Nevada jail will soon have to foot the bill for their food, medical treatment and booking.
2 Inmates Walk Away From Work Assignment Authorities are looking for two inmates who walked away from their work assignment in Reno.
Sick Inmate Dies In Carson City Prison State officials are reporting the third inmate death this month at a Carson City prison.
Prison 'Strip And Straddle' Lawsuit Deal EyedState correctional officials and nearly 500 former and current inmates have reached a settlement agreement that would pay out $750,000 to inmates allegedly forced to strip down and sit front to back for long periods.
Utah Prisons Scrap English-Only RuleUtah prisoners will be allowed to talk with visitors in Spanish or any other language they want now that a long-standing English-only rule has been scrapped.
N.M. Discovers It Doesn't Have DNA For Some InmatesThe state Department of Corrections has determined that DNA wasn't collected as required from numerous state prison inmates, a lapse that hinders investigations into unsolved crimes.
Nevada Inmates Collect Millions In Unemployment Nevada inmates are collecting millions of dollars in unemployment benefits while sitting in their cells, according to a state audit report released Thursday.
Hawaii Ordered To Allow 2 Women To Marry Inmates A federal judge has ordered that two Hawaii women be allowed to marry their incarcerated finances.
Arizona Lets Witnesses Watch Lethal Injection Of Death-Row Inmate