"Web-based service for understandable, authoritative and complete information about the federal government -- how it enforces the law, where it assigns its employees,...
NGO - Publications include an annual world report and other reports by theme and region; reports on country conditions; most available on line as well
News and commentary on the "Great Writ of Liberty" and the death penalty
a bit outdated but a nice overview
Many general statistics (including corrections)
U.S. Sentencing Commission - L4 and LSO
Title VI. Habeas corpus; proceedings in forma pauperisF.R.A.P. 22. Habeas corpus and section 2255 proceedingsF.R.A.P. 23. Custody or release of a prisoner in a habeas corpus...