Tag: Prison

Getting Out of Poland’s Remand Prison

Getting Out of Poland’s Remand Prison

Maciej Dobrowolski spent 40 months in prison because he was accused of committing two felonies. The excessive use of detention in remand is under the spotlight in Poland. On the far-flung northern outskirts of Warsaw, Poland’s largest remand prison, Warsaw-Bialoleka, serves as a distant memory...

Adjusting to the World After 44 Years in Prison

Adjusting to the World After 44 Years in Prison

After four decades spent behind bars, a man tries to reenter the life he left behind. What do you think New York’s Times Square would look like to you after almost half a century? If you have never seen an iPhone, would you think people walked around just talking to themselves? Would you...

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