Un estudiante de quinto grado en Brownsville ISD denunció haber sido intimidado por su director. Cinco días después, fue esposado y detenido.
Russell Johnson’s sister warned officials that nearly three years in solitary confinement had broken him. His suicide in isolation two months later points to compounded crises inside Texas prisons.
Nearly a third of Texas prisoners in restrictive housing have been there for six years or longer, according to a new national survey.
New studies show that trauma biologically alters the brains of young boys in ways that affect their adult behavior.
An informal Observer survey finds complex religious beliefs among death row inmates.
In an informal Observer survey, death row inmates describe a world of extreme isolation, where mental illness is both cause and symptom.