Pennsylvania to end prison book donations, forcing inmates onto pricey eBook platform

Pennsylvania’s Department of Corrections is planning to ban free book donations to inmates by mail, claiming that this is a “primary avenue for drugs” to enter prisons. But the move coincides with a renewed push to get prisoners buying into a pricey prison eBook system that offers low-end tablets for $150 and eBooks no cheaper … Continue reading Pennsylvania to end prison book donations, forcing inmates onto pricey eBook platform