NKU professor speaks about prison justice

By: Justin Worthing ~Staff Writer~ Northern Kentucky University Law Professor David Singleton visited Xavier on Feb. 24 to discuss mass incarceration and other flaws of the judicial system in Ohio. The event, sponsored by the Center for Interfaith Community Engagement and the Multicultural, Gender and Women’s Center, offered a brief introduction to some of the limitations of the current prison system and what to do to counteract them. Singleton began by noting an upward trend in the number of people incarcerated.  He told his audience that there were 11,644 people incarcerated in Ohio in 1962.  Now there are 50,616. He … Continue reading NKU professor speaks about prison justice