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Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot, who is serving a 28-year sentence for the 2010 murder of a Peruvian woman, was transferred to a maximum-security prison for threatening the warden of the penitentiary where he was being held, officials told Efe Monday.
MORE than 130 prisoners at the Maximum Security Prison at Golden Grove, Arouca began "day one" of a week-long hunger strike yesterday morning in protest against what they said were "severe delays" in the judicial system.
The grandfather of Akim Alexander, who reportedly hanged himself at the Maximum Security Prison on Thursday morning, is calling for an investigation into his death.
Eleven inmates who are scheduled for executions between October 2014 and March 2016 joined the lawsuit in an effort to make sure they do not face the electric chair.
Sheriff Adam Christianson, second from left, and the Board of Supervisors shovel dirt at the groundbreaking.
A nationwide project to recount the history of the U.S. naval base at Guantánamo, Cuba makes its South Florida debut.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 02:09 am
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