May 28, 2012
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Inmates past and present say rape, sexual assault and harassment from male guards are a way of life for prisoners at an Alabama women’s prison and the Justice Department is looking into the allegations.
Stephanie Hibbett spent a year locked up at the Julia Tutwiler Prison. She said in her time there, men had unrestricted access to the showers and bathrooms and would often make comments about female inmates’ bodies, both to the women and among themselves.
This article was posted: Monday, May 28, 2012 at 10:40 am
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