Government Shutdown Impacts On Federal Prisons

Short white buildings behind a barbed wire fence with a parking lot, and trees in the foreground.

In our newsletter this week, we looked at some of the Stolen Lives from Butner Federal Medical Center in North Carolina, the federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) main cancer treatment facility. This information comes from an NPR article that also goes into detail around why staff shortages specifically heighten the already startling inadequacies of the […]