A prisoner in Saudi Arabia, who was sentenced to death as a child, faces “death by crucifixion” after a final appeal has been dismissed. Ali Mohammed al-Nimr was arrested on 14 February 2012 when he was just 17, during a crackdown on anti-government protests in the Shiite province of Qatif. He was accused by the […]
“Once someone is arrested, they are then subject to a whole host of criminal justice fees,” one expert tells MintPress. Indeed, fees are tallied from a person’s arrest to their reentry back into society — everything from booking to postage costs, to transportation, to room and board.
WASHINGTON --- An incessant wave of protests has hit the country since the death of Mike Brown last August in Ferguson, Missouri, and a growing movement of activists are organizing around issues related to the criminal justice system. Yet there’s perhaps little attention being paid to another major injustice hitting the people