MS- Evelyn Smith; 32 Years in Prison-

NB-Ed Poindexter; 42 Years in Prison-

FL-Michael B. Edwards; 27 Years in Prison-

MD-Kenny Collins; 33 Years in Prison-

NY- Michelle West-

PA-Carl Sheldon Daniels; 32 Years in Prison-

GA-CIVIL RIGHTS ICON -H. Rap Brown/Imam Jamil Al-Amin; 20 Years in Prison-

MI- Horrace Peterson; 48 Years in Prison-

MS-Mark Sumrell; 17 Years in Prison- ----


VA-Terrence Richardson and Ferrone Claiborne Have Been Wrongfully Incarcerated For 20+ Years-


IL-Man exonerated of 1995 Chicago murder- November 15, 2022.

NB-‘Waiting on death’: Nebraska prisoners are getting older, and it’s costing taxpayers- November 11, 2022.

Dr. Mutulu Shakur-Tupac Shakur’s stepfather to be freed from prison after more than 35 years- November 11, 2022.

AL-'Truth finally comes out': Brothers exonerated after 20 years in prison- November 9, 2022.

AL-Brothers Exonerated After Serving 20 Years in Prison-

AL-New report shows aging inmate population is straining prison system- November 9, 2022.

CA-Man convicted in 1983 Inglewood murder exonerated by DNA- October 28, 2022.

NY-A lifetime later, Queens man released from prison- October 23, 2022.

Federal-Compassionate Release Program Underused as Prison Populations Age: Study- October 21, 2022.

PA-Legal advocates seek to overturn no-parole sentencing in felony-murder case- September 21, 2022.

WS-What to know about parole, truth in sentencing and when people can get out of prison in Wisconsin- September 21, 2022.

PA-Former ‘lifers’ call on lawmakers to end ‘death by incarceration’- September 20, 2022.

PA-Criminal justice advocates call for end to life without parole sentencing- September 20, 2022.

CA-Prison to parole: A push for alternatives in California- September 19, 2022.

VA-School of Law members raise concerns as dementia rates in prison climb- September 19, 2022.

NATL-At Millions Per Detainee, Guantánamo Prison Stuck in a Cycle of Costly Delays;  The mission has relied on short-term fixes for things like housing and medical care for two decades. With 36 detainees left, the prison will soon receive its 21st commander.- September 16, 2022.

PA-US civil rights groups file complaint against ‘death by incarceration’ to UN- September 15, 2022.

MA-Mercy in short supply for frail, incapacitated inmates- September 9, 2022.

NATL-People Age Out of Crime. Prison Sentences Should Reflect That- September 9, 2022.

IL-Herman Williams Is Exonerated After Nearly Three Decades of Wrongful Conviction- September 6, 2022.

LA-Sullivan Walter, Black man wrongfully convicted of rape at 17, exonerated 36 years later- August 26, 2022.

CA-California may allow more ill, dying inmates to leave prison- August 26, 2022.

CA-California Prisons Compassionate Release- August 26, 2022.

LA-The Visiting Room Project: Stories from Angola Prison of surviving life without parole- August 23,2022.

NY-New York’s ageing prisoners languish with poor medical care and little hope- August 20, 2022.

VA-ACLU of Virginia sues Department of Corrections over earned sentence credits- August 16, 2022.

OR-Appeals court rules Oregon Gov. Brown can transfer commutation power- August 10, 2022.

PA-At Lehigh County Courthouse rally, advocates for elderly and ill prisoners urge action on compassionate release- August 10, 2022.

National-The Graying of America's Prison Population/Sentencing Project Report- June 23, 2022.

TN-New law will increase prison sentences; June 7, 2022.

LA-Louisiana man gets new start after prison release; June 6, 2022.

CA-Aging in Prison: How Older Generations Fight for Dignity and Release; May 28,2022.

Canada-The Supreme Court’s ruling to end the death-in-prison penalty isn’t about the offender – it’s about our own moral code; May 27, 2022.

MA- Compassionate release for aging prisoners isn't enough; May 24,2022.

Sundiata Acoli-NJ-Former Black Panther Sundiata Acoli Wins Parole Appeal After Nearly 50 Years In Prison- May 10, 2022.

Patty Prewitt-Mo. Woman Seeks Clemency After 1985 Conviction for Killing Husband — Did Sexism Put Her Behind Bars?- May 8, 2022.

VA-Terrence Richardson-State appeals court hears exoneration case of man convicted of police killing despite a federal jury finding him not guilty- May 6/10, 2022.

LA-Legislature weighs parole eligibility for longest-serving inmates- April 25, 2022.

IL-Chicago man exonerated of 1991 murder after forced confession from CPD detectives- April 25, 2022.

TX-Texas executes its oldest death row inmate- April 25, 2022.

Death Penalty Information Center-One Execution, One Reprieve: Scheduled Executions of Oldest Death-Row Prisoners in Texas and Tennessee Illustrate Aging of Death Row- April 22, 2022.

CA-Joaquin Ciria: Man wrongfully convicted in San Francisco murder exonerated after 32 years in prison- April 19, 2022.

NY-Prison Officials Block Most Requests from Terminally Ill New Yorkers for Medical Release- April 14, 2022.

PA-Pennsylvania’s broken ‘compassionate release’ law, by the numbers- April 10, 2022.

PA-Broken ‘compassionate release’ rules strand Pa.’s sickest prisoners as costs to taxpayers soar March 30, 2022.

NB-2011 Law’s Goal of Earlier Parole a 'no brainer' to shrink prison population, expert says- March 28, 2022.

CT-Judiciary Committee Debates Compassionate Release- March 28, 2022.

CT-Longest-serving CT prisoner, now 97, released 72 years after Greenwich yacht club murder- March 21, 2022.

NY-Parole Reform takes Center Election Stage-,77869-March 7, 2022.

OR-Brown Responds After Judge Blocks Commutation Orders- March 2, 2022.

OK-Proposed OK House Bill Would Prevent those Sentenced to Life Without Parole or Death from Seeking Commutation- March 1, 2022.

OH-JOSEPH SMITH/NANCY ALLEN-3O YRS-Head Start Case dismissed;  Joseph Allen and Nancy Smith are free- February 26, 2022.

CANADA/RENFORD FARRIER-NO WAY OUT Once behind bars, racialized people are far less likely to get paroled when they are eligible. February 22, 2022.

CANADA/ RENF0RD FARRIER-One Black Man's Quest for Parole After 30 Years- February 22, 2022.

NY-Dinowitz Needs to Take a Fresh Look at Elderly Parole Reform-,77705?. February 20, 2022.

IA-For Iowa Prisoners Serving Life Sentences, There is No Clear Path to Clemency- February 18, 2022.

FL-Lawmakers Consider Major Prison Reforms- February 17, 2022.

FL-In Florida, Home of the 97- Year Old Inmate- February 17, 2022.

Fed- Reforming Laws Behind Bars; Prison Reformists-Many of Whom are Serving Long Sentences-Have United to Change the Cruel and Arbitrary Carceral System- February 16, 2022.

PA- Op-Ed-Mass Incarceration is a Human Rights Issue- February 16, 2022.

NB-Legislature to Consider Geriatric Parole to Ease Prison Population, Budget- February 13, 2022.

LA- Brandon Jackson-Louisiana 'Jim Crow Jury' Prisoner Brandon Jackson Granted Parole- February 13, 2022.

IN-Governor Grants Medical Clemency to Two Indiana Prison Inmates from Lake County- February 11, 2022.

NJ-Early Release Opposed for Terminally Ill Prisoner Convicted in 1993 Courthouse Killing Of Newark Cop- February 10, 2022.

DE-Leroy Evans- Family is Hopeful for His Release Soon, 40 Years After A Wrongful Conviction- February 10, 2022.

No More Prison Success Tokenism- February 7, 2022.

FL-Leonard Peltier is America's Longest-Held Indigenous Prisoner. He Should Be Freed- February 2, 2022.

VA-Ransom Ronnie Grandel-Family Says A Prisoner's Pardon Has Been Rolled Back By Youngkin Administration- February 1, 2022.

VA- Virginia its Time for Some Real Parole- January 29, 2022.

LA-Mama Glo-After 51 Years in Prison Louisiana Longest Serving Woman is Free- January 28, 2022.

MD-They Were Sentenced to Life in Prison; Who should decide if they get a second chance- January 28,2022.

MD-Compassionate Release from Prison; A Moral Imperative- January 26, 2022.

Stressors From Time in Prison Speed up Aging Process for Incarcerated Individuals Research Finds- January 23,2022.

Gov. Tom Wolf Touts Pennsylvania's Strong Financial Position. Why That's Only Half the Story- January 22, 2022.

TN- Joyce Watkins and Charlie Dunn- Tenn. Couple Cleared of Wrongful Murder and Rape Convictions that Put Them Behind Bars for 27 Years; Joyce Watkins, now 74 and Charlie Dunn, who died behind bars, were wrongfully convicted of the 1987 rape and murder of her 4-year-old niece- January 21, 2022.

NY-Aging Prison Population Means Higher Costs for New York- January 17, 2022.