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  1. Deadly Nevada prison brawl stokes mystery about guards, gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... fired by guards during the same period at all the state's other prisons combined. The practice continues. State prisons chief Greg Cox reported that several inmates were injured by a guard firing a shotgun to break up a fight Tuesday at Ely State ...

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  2. Historical program on mothers who murdered May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    Union Historical Society will meet at the Old Town House, Town House Road, Wednesday, May 6, at 7:30 p.m. In a macabre celebration of Mother's Day, Maine author Annette Vance Dorey of Lewiston will give an illustrated presentation titled "Maine Mothers who Murdered 1875-1925: Doing Time in State Prison." Despite shocking news of modern mothers doing away with their children, most people don't realize that historically some mothers have resorted to killing.

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  3. Kingman man accused of slugging deputy indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Kingman Daily Miner

    A Kingman man who allegedly punched his girlfriend and one of the Mohave County Sheriff's deputies who responded to her 911 call April 20 was indicted on two felony counts of aggravated assault when the Mohave County Grand Jury convened last week. Jason Allen Campbell, 33, was reportedly intoxicated when he started screaming at the woman, 29, who met deputies outside of a home in the 1500 block of College Drive at about 11 p.m. She reported Campbell pushed her and then punched her.

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  4. Prisoners 'Forced To Fight Like Gladiators'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    Officials at one of Nevada's toughest prisons have been slow to release details of the killing, which took place on 12 November. What is known for certain is two handcuffed inmates - Andrew Arevalo, 24, and Carlos Manuel Perez Jr, 28, brawled in a shower hallway at High Desert State Prison and Perez ended up dead from several shotgun blasts.

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  5. Tennessee brings back electric chair but suspends executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Memphis--Tennessee suspended all executions this month, ahead of a US Supreme Court ruling on the future of lethal injections, but it could still subsequently put prisoners to death, with the electric chair. The southern state recently brought the electric chair back from retirement as a backup method for capital punishment.

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  6. 19 women, 5 men picked for theater shooting juryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    A field of 9,000 was narrowed to a final total of 19 women and 5 men throughout the three-stage process. During the first phase, which lasted about a month, jurors were asked to complete a questionnaire.

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  7. Former gentlemen's club to debut as thrift store to benefit single momsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KAKE

    This is a bench with planters at the end. Inmates at the Hutchinson Correction Facility build affordable wood furniture, which will be sold at Oaklawn's Clothing 'N' Stuff.

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  8. Deadly Nevada prison brawl stokes mystery about guards gunsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  9. Carter Sentenced to State Prison for Selling DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    James E. Carter, 52, 302 Tozier Ave., DuBois, was found guilty of two counts of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, two counts of possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of communication facility after a trial in March. Judge Paul Cherry sentenced him to one to three years in state prison during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County.

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  10. August Pleads Guilty to Selling DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    David V. August, 37, an inmate of the Indiana County Jail, pleaded guilty to delivery of a controlled substance, criminal use of communication facility in two cases and to criminal attempt/delivery of a controlled substance and criminal use of communication facility in a third case. He was sentenced to 18 months to five years in state prison by Judge Paul E. Cherry.

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  11. Deadly Nevada prison brawl stokes mystery about guards, gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    ... fired by guards during the same period at all the state's other prisons combined. The practice continues. State prisons chief Greg Cox reported that several inmates were injured by a guard firing a shotgun to break up a fight Tuesday at Ely State ...

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  12. Kathleen Parker:Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    The New York musicians from Decoda who help inmates at Lee Correctional Institution write original music. From left: Meena Bhasin, Owen Dalby, Anna Elashvili, Claire Bryant, Brad Balliett, Nathan Schram, Caitlin Sullivan and Kris Saebo.

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  13. Deadly Nevada Prison BrawlStokes Mystery About Guns, GuardsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    This much is certain: Two handcuffed inmates at one of NevadaA s toughest prisons brawled in a hallway, and one ended up dead from several shotgun blasts. The other was declared guilty of murder, even though he never touched a gun.

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  14. Man driving motorhome leads Alaska State Troopers on a chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    An Alaska man used a motorhome in a failed attempt to elude arrest by state troopers. Eligah Christian of Wasilla was arrested Friday morning, but not before he mashed the bulky vehicle into several patrol cars.

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  15. California Ex-Con Pleads Guilty to $220,000 Income Tax FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The CPA Technology Advisor

    A former inmate of the California Correctional Center in Susanville, described as the ringleader of a prison tax fraud scheme, has pleaded guilty to conspiring to defraud the U.S. government and filing false claims for federal tax returns. Edwin Ludwig IV, 34, currently an inmate in an Oklahoma state prison, entered the guilty plea Wednesday in federal court in Sacramento, according to a U.S. attorney's office news release.

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  16. A memorial honoring Taylor Woods has been established at Casey County High.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Woods was a motorcycle enthusiast who loved the outdoors. He took several industrial education classes and was part of a big group of friend.

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  17. Noon Weather Update, April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    It's been a chilly but sunny morning and I'm tracking a cool Monday afternoon. We'll end up mostly to partly sunny with highs in the low to mid 60s.

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  18. Confessed gunrunner was - awed' by Aaron HernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    A Florida father who pleaded guilty to shipping an assault rifle and two handguns to Aaron Hernandez shortly before Odin L. Lloyd's murder claims he was blinded by the former NFL superstar's fame and later suffered a beatdown behind bars for being named as a witness against him. In a sentencing memorandum that for the first time in the federal gunrunning case mentions Aaron Hernandez by name instead of the code John Doe No.

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  19. Kathleen Parker: Songs in prisoners' heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Lee Correctional Institution, South Carolina's largest maximum-security prison, gets plenty of bad press - from a riot and a lockdown in February to drone-delivered contraband a few days ago. On a recent serendipitous visit to the prison with a friend, renowned cellist Claire Bryant, and a group of her fellow New York musicians, I was privileged to witness the transformative power of music scored with human kindness.

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  20. At Ohio's supermax prison, a hunger strike ends but extreme isolation remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

    Last week, men incarcerated at Ohio's supermax prison, the Ohio State Penitentiary in Youngstown, brought a month-long hunger strike to a close. Between 30 and 40 men had refused all meals since March 16 to protest new restrictions placed on already severely limited recreation and programming for those in solitary confinement.

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