On this week’s episode, civil rights attorneys are attempting to block a state plan to transfer incarcerated kids to a facility on the campus of Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola and have taken that fight to court.

And the city of New Orleans has agreed to buy out the remaining residents of Gordon Plaza, but the amount they will pay is still to be determined.

Our guests this week are Lens reporters Nick Chrastil, Michael Isaac Stein and editor Charles Maldonado.

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Carolyne Heldman

Carolyne Heldman has been in media for 35 years, most recently as Executive Director at an NPR member station in Colorado where she was responsible for new multi-platform content initiatives, strategic...