Jessica L. Adler, The Conversation

Jessica L. Adler, The Conversation

Jessica Adler, associate professor of history at Florida International University, researches and teaches about health care, war and society, and incarceration in the United States.


Opinion: We studied jail conditions and jail deaths − here’s what we found

By: - November 14, 2023

The family of Samuel Lawrence, one of 10 people to die in Georgia’s Fulton County Jail in 2023, is fighting for answers and accountability. “I got to think about him every day of my life and I don’t know when the pain stops,” Lawrence’s father, Frank Richardson, told a local TV station in October 2023. […]