The Morning Cram [Striking against solitary edition]

Jul 11, 2013

California's Pelican Bay State Prison
Credit Wikimedia Commons

From NPR: California prisoners are on a hunger strike to protest excessive use of solitary confinement.

Kentucky: Attorney General Jack Conway is the Commonwealth's first elected official to sign on to speak at this year's Fancy Farm Picnic in Graves County.

Tennessee: A former inspector general at Fort Campbell is accused of stealing soldier IDs for loans.

Illinois: Residents can now access disaster information on a new state mobile site.  The Illinois Attorney General takes on Apple.