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The Docket

In-depth: You’re a prisoner & you have rights

Rachel Meeropol, Senior Staff Attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights, explains why the ‘The Jailhouse Lawyer’s Handbook’ is important- stating prisons have an ‘incredible amount of discretion’ to treat prisoners in unlawful ways.

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