New prison mail policy costly to families — emotionally and financially

The feeling of holding a physical piece of mail created by a loved one is “like no other,” according to Joe Barela, a father of three from Albuquerque. His family has always supported him with visits, mail, and phone calls during his time in and out of prison since 1996. In his 13-by-7-foot cell at … Continue reading New prison mail policy costly to families — emotionally and financially