The Anniston Star

facebook twitter
December 21, 2014

Editorial: Cruel in Alabama: More bad press about prisons

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 6:15 pm

“We’re at a fork in the road. We have two paths to choose from and neither one is easy. Those of us on the task force can solve it, or federal courts can do it for us. It’s our choice.”

State Sen. Cam Ward, a member of the state’s task force on prisons, is spot-on correct with his comments. Alabama and its perpetually problematic prisons system can seek widespread improvement or they can wait for Washington to pull the plug.

Subscription Required

An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?

Subscribe

Login

Choose an online service.

You must login to view the full content on this page.

Thank you for reading 7 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 7 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription at this time and continue to enjoy valuable local news and information. If you need help, please contact our office at 256-236-1551. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?

Subscribe

Login

Choose an online service.

Connect with us

Online poll

HOT BLAST: Which college football team will be the champ? (Take our reader poll)

The final four teams for the college football playoffs were announced Sunday. Which team do you think will win the title?

Total Votes: 366

Loading…