Nightmare on Shingles Street

Nightmare on Shingles Street

(This is a true story by one of our favorite reporters on Lumley—Ed.) “At age 71, I take chest pain seriously. On Monday morning I told the guards I was experiencing severe chest pain. I was transferred to medical via wheelchair immediately. The nurse...
Taliban Bendel Continues to Make Women’s Life Miserable

Interview with 2 Lifers

(Some thoughts from two women who have ‘natural life’ without possibility of parole—Ed.) “I’m a Navy veteran that served in Afghanistan and returned diagnosed with bipolar and PTSD. The VA prescribed prescriptions for my night terrors and...
From Santa Maria, notes on lockdown

From Santa Maria, notes on lockdown

“At least we don’t have to rec in a cage.” (Maria only has 2 yards. A yard is R and A and MDU—who don’t get outside rec, hence no cages on the main yard. B yard is regular medium inmates..Ed) “They have a schedule that is only good...