Friday May 3
Ky. appeals court upholds murder conviction in Lexington homicide
Gerald Young, 40, has been fighting to overturn his conviction in the 1997 murder-for-hire slaying of Osama Shalash in Lexington during a drug dispute.
New York Daily News
Mentally ill prisoners are 'trapped' in the system, photographer says
Jenn Ackerman's project goes inside the Correctional Psychiatric Treatment Unit at the Kentucky State Reformatory to see how a state is meeting the needs of this growing population.
Haunting photographs by Jenn Ackerman of mentally ill inmates inside...
Her pictures show the extreme mental health issues plaguing many of those incarcerated in the prison system and exposes the raw reality of those conditions.