Jonathan Bullington

August 16, 2018

Deadly conditions in East Baton Rouge prison

Louisiana may no longer have the highest incarceration rate in the nation, but the conditions that prisoners are subject to has come under fire in a new report about conditions in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.

Number of the Day

250,000 - The number of federal direct student loan borrowers who see their loans go into default for the first time every quarter. (Source: The Urban Institute)