Do Mississippi inmates have the right to conjugal visits?

April 9, 2015 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — On Jan. 31, 2014, a century-old practice of allowing conjugal visits for inmates in Mississippi ended. Now, a federal magistrate judge will determine if Mississippi inmates […]

Mississippi, one six states to allow conjugal visits to prisoners, set to end program

December 16, 2013 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi prisoners will no longer be allowed to have conjugal visits, starting early next year, Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps said. Epps told The Clarion-Ledger that as of Jan. […]