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  1. Mother seeks answers 3 weeks after sona s alleged beating at Florida prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    It has been three weeks since Shurick Lewis was beaten at Columbia Correctional Institution, allegedly by three officers who kicked him and left him bloodied and bruised on the floor of his cell for the next shift to clean up. One day after the Feb. 12 incident, the Florida Department of Corrections issued a single paragraph news release announcing that the inmate's injuries were serious but not life threatening, and that the Florida Department of Law Enforcement was investigating.

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  2. Man gets 20 years in prison for Interstate 90 shootingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KFBB

    A judge has sentenced a Washington state man to 20 years in the Montana State Prison for shooting a man in an apparent dispute over stolen drugs near Missoula. The Missoulian reports Troy Anthony Miller was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years with no time suspended for shooting Michael Drozdowicz through the neck and shoulder.

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  3. DA: South Hills teacher was a matchmakera for her colleague, teen boy at beach partyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    A 38-year-old South Hills High teacher played “matchmaker” with her 30-year-old colleague and a 17-year-old boy at a beach party where the teachers brought cocaine and alcohol for the teens, according to an Orange County prosecutor. While Melody Lippert, 38, of Covina, did not have sex with an underage boy, she facilitated the sexual relationship between Michelle Ghirelli, 30, of West Covina, and a 17-year-old student, prosecutor Kristin Bracic said.

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  4. Jagdish Singh Bholas call to TV journalist lands jail official in troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    The Nabha Maximum Security Jail officers are in a similar trouble as their counterparts in Tihar who let a Delhi rape convict give an interview. Their mistake is letting drug lord Jagdish Singh Bhola speak over prison telephone to a television journalist.

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  5. Fairfield transient who acted as own lawyer gets convicted of four felony chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    A Fairfield transient with three prior felony convictions who took the rare step of representing himself at trial this week found himself convicted of four new felonies. After a three-day jury trial in Solano County Superior Court, Joshua N. Harrell is likely headed back to state prison after a jury took less than four hours of deliberation to convict him of four new felonies, to include second degree burglary, forgery, receiving stolen property and identity theft.

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  6. Virginia Tech suspends RB McKenzie after arrest in sex caseRead the original story

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Virginia Tech suspends RB McKenzie after arrest in sex case Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1AL2NvF BLACKSBURG, Va. - Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer has suspended running back Shai McKenzie following his arrest in a sex case.

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  7. Frank Daniel Cruz Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Times Herald-Record

    Frank Daniel Cruz Jr. of Livingston Manor, NY passed away unexpectedly at his parents home on Friday, February 27th, 2015.

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  8. Visalia couple pleads no contest in baby's scalding deathRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A woman whose baby boy died from being scalded by hot bath water pleaded no contest Wednesday to one count of second-degree murder, the Tulare County District Attorney said. Jennifer Granberg, 28, of Visalia, will be sentenced next month to 15 years to life in state prison, prosecutors said.

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  9. Mother seeks answers 3 weeks after sona s alleged beating at Florida prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    It has been three weeks since Shurick Lewis was beaten at Columbia Correctional Institution, allegedly by three officers who kicked him and left him bloodied and bruised on the floor of his cell for the next shift to clean up. One day after the Feb. 12 incident, the Florida Department of Corrections issued a single paragraph news release announcing that the inmate's injuries were serious but not life threatening, and that the Florida Department of Law Enforcement was investigating.

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  10. After initial search called off, fugitive who fled into Peninsula woods arrested in WasillaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers said a man who led authorities on a pursuit down the Seward and Sterling highways over the weekend and escaped custody by fleeing into the woods was arrested Wednesday in Wasilla, after the official search for him had been called off. Andre Morris Tanner, 32, initially sparked a massive search effort when an officer attempted a traffic stop near Kasilof on Saturday morning, but Tanner gave a fake name and sped away, troopers wrote in a dispatch.

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  11. Nearly half of guards at 4 prisons out sick for Super BowlRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    That's prompting state Rep. Gregg Takayama to call for an audit of sick leave time taken by prison guards statewide. Hawaii News Now reported Wednesday about 47 percent of the guards at Waiawa Community Correctional Center and Maui Community Correctional Center called in sick.

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  12. Former Miss Porter's Teacher Sentenced To 46 Months In PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CTNow.com

    Joseph Prem Rajkumar pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Hartford to a single count of attempted receipt of child pornography. Joseph Prem Rajkumar pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Hartford to a single count of attempted receipt of child pornography.

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  13. Teacher Charged with Lewd Acts with StudentRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Temple City Tribune

    A teacher was charged March 2, 2015 after he was accused of having a sexual relationship with a student last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced. David Park of Chino Hills was charged with three felony counts of lewd act upon a child in case KA109090.

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  14. Covina-Valley teachers plea not guilty to sex, cocaine chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    Two South Hills High School teachers pleaded not guilty Wednesday to allegations that they gave students cocaine and had sex with them during a weekend beach party. Michelle Ghirelli, 30, of West Covina, and Melody Lippert, 38, of Covina, each could receive more than a decade in state prison if convicted.

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  15. Teachers plead not guilty to having sex with studentsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Two Southern California teachers have pleaded not guilty to having sex with students and providing them with alcohol and drugs during a weekend beach trip. Thirty-eight-year-old Melody Lippert and 30-year-old Michelle Ghirelli entered pleas Wednesday in Orange County to felony sex and drug charges.

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  16. 5 Questions: Ken JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTLV

    In August 2014, I published my plan and commitment to reduce Violent Crime, Drug Crime and Gang Activity by 25% my first year in office. My plan is extremely comprehensive and focuses on real solutions.

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  17. California mom charged with manslaughter in death of infantRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    The mother of an infant found dead near the Sacramento River was charged Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter and abusing or endangering the health of a child. The charges include an enhancement for inflicting great bodily injury on a child under 5 during the commission of a felony, Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig said.

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  18. Authorities: Navajo County inmate fatally assaultedRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    HOLBROOK, Ariz. - Authorities say a man locked up in the Navajo County jail in Holbrook is dead after being assaulted by another inmate.

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  19. Lawmakers eye bill aimed at releasing non-violent offenders facing life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KMIZ

    Last month ABC 17's Joey Parker visited with Mizanskey in person to speak with him about his unique sentence. Wednesday morning, Mizanskey's case was the focus of a public hearing on House Bill 978 that would set him free after 21 years in prison.

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  20. Frank Stillo 'not a drug kingpin' in 2009 painkiller bust, attorney says after guilty pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NJ.com

    If he hadn't been addicted to the pills he wouldn't have gotten involved in this in the first place." Frank Stillo got caught up in his painkiller addiction and associated with others who shared it, but "he was not a drug kingpin," his attorney said Wednesday.

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