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Hinton, Anthony Ray

2 holds on 7 copies

Summary: A man who spent thirty years on death row for a crime he did not commit describes how he became a victim of a flawed legal system, recounting the years he shared with fellow inmates who were eventually executed before his exoneration.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.66 HIN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.66 Hinton 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HINTON, ANTHONY RAY HIN

Senghor, Shaka

Summary: "In 1991, Shaka Senghor was sent to prison for second-degree murder. Today, he is a lecturer at the University of Michigan, a leading voice on criminal justice reform, and an inspiration to thousands. In life, it's not how you start that matters. It's how you finish. Shaka Senghor was raised in a middle class neighborhood on Detroit's east side during the height of the 1980s crack epidemic. An...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Convergent Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SENGHOR, SHAKA SEN

Woodfox, Albert

7 holds on 5 copies

Summary: Nearly forty years in solitary confinement in a 6-foot by 9-foot cell for 23 hours a day for a crime he did not commit, Albert Woodfox survived and emerged with his humanity and sense of hope for the future intact.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2019

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Bernstein, Nell.

Summary: "When teenagers scuffle during a basketball game, they are typically benched. But when Will got into it on the court, he and his rival were sprayed in the face at close range by a chemical similar to Mace, denied a shower for twenty-four hours, and then locked in solitary confinement for a month. One in three American children will be arrested by the time they are twenty-three, and many will...

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Press, The 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 365.42 BER
1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 365 BER

Kilgore, James William

Summary: "We all know that orange is the new black and mass incarceration is the new Jim Crow, but how much do we actually know about the structure, goals, and impact of our criminal justice system? Understanding Mass Incarceration offers the first comprehensive overview of the incarceration apparatus put in place by the world's largest jailer: the United States. Drawing on a growing body of academic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Press, The 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 365 KIL

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