Life means death for thousands of PA prisoners

By Jeffrey Benzing | PublicSource | Oct. 21, 2014

Death in prison is not rare.

In Pennsylvania, one in 10 inmates is sentenced to life in prison. Because state law gives them no possibility of parole, nearly all of more than 5,300 inmates serving life terms will eventually die inside prison walls.


Dollars in the ad race

Here are the totals spent on TV ads by the PA gubernatorial candidates. Check back for weekly updates.  

= Wolf
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Source: FCC data, updated Oct. 20, 2014