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  1. First Amendment fight won't stop Arizona executionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.


  2. Editorial: Views from OhioRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Last week Ohio opened what could be a saving grace for those who have gone down the wrong path in life -- a multiservice facility to help prison inmates better integrate into society and lower the number of repeat offenders re-entering the prison system.


  3. Denver agrees to pay $3.3M to settle abuse caseRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Denver officials have reached a deal to pay $3.3 million to settle a federal jail-abuse lawsuit filed by a former inmate who said a deputy ignored his blood-curdling screams while a group of fellow inmates brutally beat him and scalded his genitals with hot water. 1 comment

  4. Principal charged with sneaking drugs into prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS News

    A New York City elementary school principal was arrested Friday on charges of trying to smuggle drugs into a maximum-security upstate prison.


  5. Campo residents outraged over plan to move sexually violent pedophile into their communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    CAMPO Residents in Campo are railing against a state-proposed plan to house a sexually violent predator in their community, and are expected to speak out at a public hearing Wednesday morning.


  6. Pacifica man gets probation for possessing hoard of illegal bombs, explosive materialsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pacifica Tribune

    A Pacifica man was convicted and sentenced to probation Friday for possessing several hundred bombs and nearly a thousand pounds of explosive material, a cache authorities alleged could have leveled nearby homes and killed two children living amid the stockpile.


  7. Orton Bell v. IndianaRead the original story

    Monday | FindLaw

    Before MANION, ROVNER, and HAMILTON, Circuit Judges. Richard L. Darst, Cohen, Garelick & Glazier, Indianapolis, IN, for Plaintiff-Appellant.


  8. Mom swaps death row for jail cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    Michelle Byrom has spent about 14 years on death row in husband's killing. She now awaits a new trial.


  9. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 |

    The Big Oaks Rescue Farm in Greenwood, SC rescues malnourished and abused animals.


  10. Court: Officials turned blind eye to sex among prison workersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    Court: Officials turned blind eye to sex among prison workers Counselor claims she was discriminated against after she, prison official were fired for having sex.


  11. Incentive program encourages good behavior in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

    Three months into a new program that gives inmates incentive to behave well, Valley State Prison is reporting an uptick in morale and fewer incidents that would lead to prisoners being transferred to other facilities.


  12. Yarmouth man pleads guilty to store robberyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    A West Yarmouth man was sentenced to state prison Wednesday in Barnstable Superior Court for trying to rob a gas station in December.


  13. West Virginia's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve to host BOSS tour1:14 am | 0Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    West Virginia's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is partnering with the Logan County Chamber of Commerce to host a BOSS tour Fri., July 25 at the W.Va.


  14. Trio sentenced to life in slaying outside loungeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | RecordNET

    Three men charged in the shooting of 29-year-old Eric Valverde outside of Evviva Lounge will spend the rest of their lives in state prison in connection to the murder.


  15. Ogdensburg woman pleaded guilty to manufacturing meth countRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A 30-year-old Ogdensburg woman was released from custody Friday after pleading guilty to a third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamines count in St. Lawrence County Court.


  16. Obama Attributes Wildfires To Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Switched

    President Barack Obama says a wildfire that has burned nearly 400 square miles in the north-central part of Washington state, along with blazes in other Western areas, can be attributed to climate change.


  17. High court clears Ariz. to execute inmate todayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    High court clears Ariz. to execute inmate today State insistence on secrecy over drugs and methods may delay Wood execution Wednesday Check out this story on The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Arizona's veil of secrecy around its lethal-injection drugs and will allow the execution of a double-murderer to ... (more)


  18. 30 Movies You Should Watch Before 40Read the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    Movies are a brilliant way to teleport yourself into a different story where you have a different life in a different place with a whole lot of different people and out of the millions of movies out there, this list has picked out a little bit of everything so by the time you're 40 you can say you know a little something about everything from the ... (more)


  19. Wilkes-Barre man gets 5 to 10 years for sexual assault of girl, 15Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Melvin Hall, 38, of Wilkes-Barre was sentenced to five to 10 years in state prison for his guilty plea to sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in May 2012.


  20. LETTER: Fight violence with smarts, not gun controlLETTER: Fight...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Courier News

    LETTER: Fight violence with smarts, not gun control Weapons aren't the problem, it's the criminals using them Check out this story on With lethal-injection drugs in short supply and new questions looming about their effectiveness, lawmakers in some death penalty states are considering bringing back older ... (more)