The War on Drugs Doles Out Harsh Punishments that Harm Children the Most • The Sentence

In the searing new documentary The Sentence, we discover that the casualties of the “War on Drugs” extend beyond the millions of Americans harshly punished with prison time—their families suffer the brunt. Director Rudy Valdez, an American of Mexican descent, began filming his three nieces for his sister Cindy Shank because she was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison. It was her first offense. She was labeled a conspirator.

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In the Movie ‘Dogs on the Inside’ Rescue Dogs and Prisoners Heal Each Other

“Dogs on the Inside” is a documentary by filmmakers Brean Cunningham and Douglas Seirup about rescue dogs and the prisoners who train them. You’ll witness the rehabilitation of both — the incarcerated men and badly abused dogs.

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Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Update: Sentenced to 5 Years for Killing Reeva Steenkamp BUT might serve only 10 months

This is an update to my original article, “Oscar Pistorius, Ray Rice and the World Of Domestic Violence,” which was published on TheBlot Magazine LATEST NEWS FROM THE ASSOCIATED PRESS: PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the … Read more

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