Wendy Hobbs, left, warden of the Fluvanna Correctional Center for Women in Troy, Va., left, and Michael Frame, a major at the center, attend a hearing about rape and sexual misconduct in U.S. prisons by the Justice Department, Tuesday, April 26, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

DOJ Urged To Investigate Rape At Alabama Women’s Prison

(MintPress)—The legal non-profit Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) filed a complaint Tuesday with the U.S. Department of Justice alleging widespread sexual abuse of female prisoners by male guards at Alabama’s Tutwiler Prison for Women. In a report that included interviews with more than 50 women who served at the prison, EJI, which offers legal aid to […]