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  1. Oregon promotes prison visits to combat recidivismRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene

    When they read a study that suggested inmates who were visited by their families while in prison were significantly less likely to return to prison, officials in the Oregon Department of Corrections crunched their numbers and found about 60 percent of the state's inmates never received a visitor.

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  2. San Francisco probe leading to entrapment claims about 2 hoursRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    The FBI used millions of dollars, liquor and cigarettes seized in other cases and more than a dozen undercover operatives in an elaborate, seven-year sting operation targeting a San Francisco Chinatown association thought to be a front for a notorious organized crime syndicate.

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  3. Justin Bieber's Deportation Petition Receives No Comment from White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Billboard

    The White House has refused to comment on a petition started in January to deport Justin Bieber following his Miami arrest for DUI, resisting arrest, and driving with an expired license, reports Us Magazine .

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  4. Paper produced by San Quentin inmates looking to growRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    From a small trailer near an exercise yard full of honking geese, the men of the San Quentin News put out a paper they hope will reach beyond the gates of the prison where many of them are serving life sentences.

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  5. Teen Incarceration SummitRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... AT A VERY YOUNG AGE, AND THAT'S WHY YOU NEED TO HAVE SOME DIVERSION PROGRAMS. STATE LAWMAKERS APPROVED A PACKAGE OF PRISON REFORM MEASURES DURING THE LAST SESSION. AMONG THEM, PROGRAMS FOR ALTERNATIVE SENTENCING AND DRUG DIVERSION. REFORM PROPONENTS ...

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  6. Bill meant to assist inmates with employment...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... of Corrections to implement programs that will assist offenders with gaining employment upon being released from prison. The Board of Corrections reported that the costs of these programs haven't been determined. They did report that vocational ...

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  7. Florida Girls Pimped Out at 14Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Other McCain

    ... charged with conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of a minor. If convicted, they each face as much as life in federal prison. Now, these are two separate cases, but were reported on the same day by the same Orlando TV station . If 14-year-olds are ...

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  8. Addressing the structural forces that perpetuate inequalityRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.

    ... likely to be arrested, once arrested, more likely to be convicted, and once convicted, more likely to face longer prison sentences than their White peers. This criminalization of African-American males is far from benign and, in fact, may have ...

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  9. Byard named director of Right From the Start marriage programRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... highest honor that can be awarded in the field. Connie Moody has been promoted to business manager at Rutledge State Prison in Columbus. She started her career at Georgia State Prison in 2004 as a clerk, transferring to Internal Affairs in 2007 as a ...

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  10. Yasiel Puig's harrowing journey from Cuba to Los Angeles a plot-filled suspenseRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... security authorities to falsely imprison a businessman - who says he was later tortured and starved in an island prison. Puig's journey is indeed a high-profile, high-stakes example of what many Cubans, not just baseball players, have undergone in ...

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  11. Gabriel Razzano: ‘Ineligible’ in NY, and Fighting BackRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Free Republic

    While the gun-rights community is focused on the National Rifle Association-backed New York State Rifle and Pistol Association lawsuit challenging New York's Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act, a lesser-known complaint has also been filed that has both promise and controversy built in.

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  12. South Sudan: World Condemns Attack on UN CompoundRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The United States and United Nations Security Council added their voices to the chorus of international condemnation of this week's deadly attack on the U.N. Mission in South Sudan compound in Bor and a flare-up of violence around the young country.

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  13. US police arrest man after LA Times shooting threatRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : US police arrest man after LA Times shooting threat LOS ANGELES : US police arrested a man late Friday after he entered the Los Angeles Times building and threatened to start shooting, the ... (more)

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  14. Grafton man sentenced in Shrewsbury, Southboro burglariesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... behind bars today. Keith Nason, 44, of 36 Creeper Hill Road, North Grafton, was sentenced to 2 to 3 years in state prison, with 3 years of probation to begin upon his release, after pleading guilty Friday in Worcester Superior Court to 4 counts each ...

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  15. Hyper-Reach Announces Event Alert Initiative - Program Donates...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Emergency alert systems are not geared to send alerts to out-of-town visitors to events such as marathons, community festivals and other large group gatherings.

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  16. Authorities point to possible straw buyer in shooting of three at Jewish facilitiesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | McClatchy

    Even a friend who gave or sold him guns would risk federal prison time for arming someone they knew or suspected was a felon.

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  17. Judge in Miami denies bond for 74-year-old fugitive located in MexicoRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | McClatchy

    ... remains under seal. Three months later, in June 1997, Judge Ungaroi 1 2Benages sentenced Lopez to 135 months in prison and five years on supervised release. There are no further entries in the case docket until March 21 this year when Estefano was ...

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  18. Three More Convicted In Armenian Power Fraud, Extortion SchemesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    ... threats of violence and at one point arranging for the victim's kidnapping at gunpoint, prosecutors said. >From his prison cell at Avenal State Prison, Sharopetrosian helped direct the extortion scheme with the help of smuggled cellphones. The ...

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  19. Some captains let others go down with the shipRead the original story

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    Ever since the Titanic sank, carrying its captain and many passengers with it, the notion that the captain goes down with his ship has been ingrained in popular culture.

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  20. Rapid Response: A year after the Boston Marathon bombingsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Statesman Journal

    In the Revolutionary War, the British marched in the open in straight-line formations.

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