Activists Unite Against Transfer of Female Federal Prisoners from Danbury FCI
Date:  10-16-2013

Senator calls Bureau of Prisons called “hardheaded” in its determination to close down the only federal prison for women in Northeast
The New Haven Independent and the Connecticut Mirror were two of several members of the media that covered the press conference called by faith-based organizations, prisoners' rights activists, and community members to protest the Federal Bureau of Prisons’ decision to close the only federal female correctional institution in the Northeast to convert it to a male facility. To read the New Haven Independent article click here to go to website. The Connecticut Mirror article can be accessed by clicking on the link below.

(Full disclosure: Beatrice Codianni who spoke against the BOP’s decision to transfer the female inmates to other prisons across the country is the managing editor of Reentry Central.)

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