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Seeking COVID Compassion

Seeking COVID Compassion

Advocates seek clemency, reduction of state’s incarcerated population.

Activists Plead for Release of Prisoners

Activists Plead for Release of Prisoners

Worry over spread of COVID-19 in state’s prisons, lives of most vulnerable inmates.

“Close MSDF!” Protestors Declare

“Close MSDF!” Protestors Declare

Those who suffered inside the county’s secure detention facility, call for its closing.

EXPO Launches Campaign to Close Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility (MSDF)
Press Release

EXPO Launches Campaign to Close Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility (MSDF)

Leaders of the #CloseMSDF Campaign Call on Governor Walker to Save Lives and Save Money by Closing MSDF

Cruel and Unusual: Hunger Strike Against Solitary Confinement
Cruel and Unusual

Hunger Strike Against Solitary Confinement

Some states banned it but not Wisconsin. Waupun inmates plan strike beginning June 10.

The Roundup: Merry Christmas From the Folks at the Death Notices
The Roundup

Merry Christmas From the Folks at the Death Notices

On Christmas Day, Saturday, December 25th, 2004, the solemnity of the Death Notices was interrupted.