New York City to end solitary confinement in jails

(NEW YORK) -- New York City officials voted Tuesday to end the current rules on solitary confinement in all city jails starting in the fall. Critics of the controversial punishment, however, say the changes proposed by the city's Department of Correction don't go far enough... Read More.

Michael Cohen released back to home confinement

By AARON KATERSKY and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former attorney, will be released from federal prison and return to home confinement in Manhattan.Cohen, serving a three-year sentence for violating campaign finance laws and... Read More.