Photo: Max Ortiz/Detroit News via AP Yes, Richard Philipps, an innocent Michigan man, was imprisoned for 45 years, for a crime that he did not commit. Mr. Philipps was convicted, when he was 27, and was released in March at the age of 72. In 1971, Gregory Harris was shot to death. Harris’s brother-in-law told […]
Addiction, Treatment, & Mass Incarceration Crisis
The United States has 25% of the world’s inmates and only 5% of the world’s population. A major cause of our incarceration crisis lies in our approach to individuals with addictions.