Will Lame-Duck Congress Act on Prison or Sentencing Reform?

By Christopher Zoukis Ever since a wide-ranging bill to make substantial changes in federal criminal sentencing laws stalled late in the Obama administration, that issue has seen much discussion, but little action, on Capitol Hill. But following the recent mid-term elections and a few other relevant developments, some observers are suggesting there’s a chance the […]

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The Goucher Prison Education Partnership – It’s More than Prison Education

By Christopher Zoukis Baltimore, MD’s Goucher College is listed in the 2013-2014 edition of Colleges that Change Lives. The educational institution chalks this up to the “unique college experience” it offers. How unique is it? Since 2006, it’s the first liberal arts college to mandate a year of studies abroad to increase life experience and […]

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