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Paroles, prisons seek more money in 2021
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Paroles, prisons seek more money in 2021

The director of the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles asked lawmakers Thursday for an $11 million increase from the state's General Fund in 2021, but was met with questions about how previous funding allocations have been spent, a recent decline in parole rates and his desire to close a parolee job-training facility.

Weekend Digest- January 19, 2020
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Weekend Digest- January 19, 2020

Good afternoon! Here’s your Weekend Digest for Sunday, January 19. 1. Shelby talks Senate impeachment trial U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos this morning that he hasn’t made any decision yet on the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. “I have not prejudged anything,” Shelby said. “I have my own thoughts about things...