Karen Murtagh of Prisoners Legal Services Part 1

Karen Murtagh, Executive Director of Prisoners Legal Services, spoke with Hudson Mohawk Magazine correspondent Corinne Carey about the origins of the organization, and the work it does on behalf of prisoners in New York State. This is part 1 of a two-part interview. In part 2, Murtagh discusses PLS’s work on behalf of those sentenced to solitary confinement.