Doing ‘Hard Time’ in the Nation’s Jails

by Chris Barker Photo by Michael Coghlan via Flickr   jails & prisons Before I had thought much about the distinction between jails and prisons, a local prosecutor suggested that I take my political science students to El Dorado Correctional Facility, a maximum-security state prison located about 45 minutes northeast of Wichita. We applied to the Kansas […]