Welcome to Prison Law Blog


Prison Law Blog is a valuable and honest resource for attorneys, criminal justice professionals, prisoners, and their families and friends.

Our content is overseen by award-winning author Christopher Zoukis, a prison rights and education activist and inmate based in FCC Petersburg in Virginia. All of the contributors to this blog are experts in their field - prison litigators, highly-trained paralegals and other informed and passionate professionals.

Visit our Facts section for relevant information and links on topics such as Women in Prison, Drug Abuse, Prisoner Health and The Death Penalty. Our Books section contains many useful justice-related readings such as College for Convicts, while you’ll find a Prison Law Dictionary and other useful information under the Resources tab. 

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