Thursday Dec 5
Dissident Kazakh Poet To Be Transferred To Minimum-Security Prison
Aron Atabek was sentenced to 18 years in jail in 2007 for his role in organizing mass protests that resulted in the death of a police officer.
Former MTA director released from prison
PAUL VIOLETTE,,, WHO WAS SENTENCED TO 42 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR FELONY THEFT - WAS RELEASED TODAY AFTER SERVING LESS THAN HALF OF THAT SENTENCE.... VIOLETTE LEFT A MINIUMUM SECURITY FACILITY IN WARREN AND WILL SPEND THE NEXT YEAR LIVING WITH HIS BROTHER AS PART OF A "HOME CONFINEMENT" PROGRAM.
Bossier sheriff promotes 4
Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington promoted four deputies assigned to the Bossier Sheriff's Office Correctional Facilities to the rank of sergeant during a ceremony Monday morning.
They tried to make me go to rehab: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is adamant that he will not step down and will fight calls for him to leave office following his admission that he smoked crack cocaine during "one of my drunken stupors."
New treatment for mentally ill in solitary confinement at Monroe prison
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