Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.
Several Rastafarians in Virginia’s prison system have spent years in solitary confinement, because they refuse to cut their hair. But as Charles Fishburne reports, attempts to coerce them to conform to prison rules have so far had limited success.
An amended health bill requiring the state’s abortion clinics to be regulated like hospitals has passed the Virginia Senate and is expected to be signed by the Governor. Republicans have fought for it for years...but as Charles Fishburne reports, the fight may not be over yet.