A New Memo Orders Federal Prisons to Provide Tampons—But How Well Is It Being Followed?

October 27, 2017 11:17 pm

“Pads have always been free since I’ve been here,” said Lisa, who has been incarcerated at the federal prison in Waseca, Minnesota, since 2011. “If I had to buy them, I wouldn’t be able to afford them.” There, Lisa—who asked…