If Passed, Bill Would Push Feds to Notify Families of Sick and Dying Inmates – NBC New York

If Passed, Bill Would Push Feds to Notify Families of Sick and Dying Inmates – NBC New York

New legislation introduced in the Senate would require the Justice Department to establish guidelines for the federal Bureau of Prisons and state correctional systems to notify the families of incarcerated people if their loved one has a serious illness, a life-threatening injury or if they die behind bars. The legislation — introduced by Sens. Jon … Read more

LA city attorney calls for task force | News

LA city attorney calls for task force |  News

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Los Angeles city officials have continued their efforts to distinguish the city from parts of the country seeking to restrict abortion access pending the likely overturning of Roe v. Wade by the US Supreme Court. The most recent effort is a letter from City Attorney Mike Feuer to President Joe Biden … Read more