Too Much Truth: President Obama Bans the Box
2 Prison Guards Step Down Amid Inmate Beating ProbeGeorgia Department of Corrections officials say two prison guards have resigned after a photo of a beaten inmate was distributed online from a facility they were supposed to be supervising.
Inmates Offered Diploma Completion ProgramA newly created partnership between the Georgia Department of Corrections and a north Georgia charter school is expected to help some prison inmates earn their high school diplomas.
High Court: Inmates Have Right To Legal ResourcesA Georgia Supreme Court ruling reinforces inmates' rights to access prison libraries and legal assistance.
Georgia Man Accused Of Inmate Identity TheftFederal prosecutors say a grand jury has indicted an Atlanta man accused of using prisoners' personal information in a nationwide identity theft scheme.
Ex-prison Doctor To Be Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting InmatesA former prison doctor who has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting inmates who came to him for treatment at the federal penitentiary in Atlanta is set to be sentenced.
Judge Strikes Down Ala. Policy Of Segregating HIV-Positive InmatesA judge struck down Alabama's decades-old policy of segregating prison inmates with HIV, ruling Friday that it violates federal law.
Jail Deputy Fired After Sending Facebook Friend Request To Female InmateAuthorities in northeast Georgia say a jail deputy was fired and another resigned after they sent Facebook friend requests to an inmate while she was locked up in the county jail.
Possible Abuse At State Prison
Gang-Related Riot Breaks Out In East Georgia PrisonGuards briefly lost control of a part of an east Georgia prison after a series of fights broke out and rampaging inmates destroyed dormitories, set fire to furniture and broke into an administration office, according to prison records.
Feds Target Thousands for Deportation
Jonesboro Takes Aim at Sagging Pants-UPDATE