After the University of Arizona lost to Wisconsin in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament on Saturday night, Arizona students took to the streets in Tucson, Ariz.
Riot police had to be called in to control the situation. A video posted to YouTube showed what appeared to be one of the riot cops using excessive force when dealing with a young woman.
New legislation in Arizona allows the state’s Department of Corrections to impose a one-time “background check fee” of $25 on adults wishing to visit inmates at any of its 15 facilities.
Needless to say, families and prisoner advocacy groups are not happy, citing the existing costs of traveling to visit loved ones housed in prisons that are often located in remote areas.