Seth Ferranti has been incarcerated due to our nation’s “war on drugs” since 1993. From prison, he founded Gorilla Convict Publications and blogs about life in the belly of the beast, the mafia, prison gangs and street legends at gorillaconvict.com. He has authored six books from his cell block, his latest being Rayful Edmond: Washington DC's Most Notorious Drug Lord.

BARS TO BOOKS

Two professors are trying to revolutionize the study of crime by bringing their own experiences behind bars to bear. And they’re finding a following among prisoners.

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MISTAKE OF A LIFETIME

When Cleve Heidelberg let a friend use his vehicle on May 26, 1970, he couldn’t imagine it would lead to him being arrested for murder and sent to prison for life.

Prison Break

There are a lot of unanswered questions surrounding Thursday’s escape attempt by the notorious Ohio school shooter T.J. Lane. Will we ever get answers?