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  1. 4th Md. prison training veteran service dogsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | MilitaryCity.com

    The medium-security Maryland Correctional Training Center near Hagerstown is becoming the fourth state prison where inmates who served in the military help train service dogs for disabled veterans.

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  2. Bell's Rizzo Handed 12-Year SentenceRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    The city of Bell's former top official Robert Rizzo was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in state prison for a public corruption scheme that almost bankrupted the city.

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  3. Courthouse RecordsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Edgardo Colon , 35, of the Worcester County Jail and House of Correction, West Boylston, was sentenced to 3 to 31 2 years in Walpole State Prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery.

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  4. Police: Fugitive sex offender arrested in Delaware CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    A paroled sex offender who cut off his monitoring bracelet and fled authorities was arrested Wednesday after a manhunt in Delaware County, police said.

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  5. Gulf Breeze man sentenced to prison for leaving a fatal crashRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Pensacola News Journal

    A Gulf Breeze motorist who reportedly killed a pedestrian and fled the scene of the crash last July was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday, according to the State Attorney's Office.

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  6. Clarksville woman charged with cruelty to animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

    A Clarksville woman is facing multiple charges after Clarksville police answered a call about a vicious dog running loose and found dead puppies and dogs with no access to food, water or shelter.

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  7. Three Clarksville men now charged in 2013 shooting deathRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

    Two more men have been charged with criminal homicide in the the 2013 home invasion that left a Clarksville man dead.

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  8. Montana inmate dies at Colorado prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Great Falls Tribune

    HELENA, Mont. -- Montana State Prison officials say an inmate has died of an apparent hanging at a Colorado prison.

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  9. Supreme Court affirms Portsmouth pimp's convictionsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

    A three-judge panel of the New Hampshire Supreme Court has upheld three prostitution convictions for a pimp who arranged for a 16-year-old runaway to work as a prostitute at Portsmouth motels.

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  10. HomeGold's CEO seeks paroleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lexington County Chronicle

    Former HomeGold CEO Ronald Sheppard is seeking parole from prison. Sheppard claiming that he needs outside medical treatment following a heart attack suffered during his seven years of confinement in state prison.

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  11. 2 more officers sentenced in inmate assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WUSA-TV Washington

    Federal prosecutors say two former correctional officers have been sentenced for their roles in the beating of an inmate at the Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.

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  12. Ex-official gets 12 years for looting townRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    The former city manager of Bell, California, was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in state prison in a corruption case in which he and several other former city council members were accused of turning taxpayer money into a personal "piggy bank."

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  13. Former Gouverneur mayor sentenced for real estate scamRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Former Gouverneur Mayor Christopher A. Miller was sentenced Thursday to six months in the state prison system's shock incarceration program for swindling two Gouverneur residents out of more than $20,000 in a real estate scheme.

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  14. Wally Lamb's Wishin' and Hopin' to Be Adapted to Film...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Synthetic Cinema International today announced the Company will produce Wally Lamb's New York Times bestselling novel Wishin' and Hopin' as a feature film currently scheduled to shoot in Connecticut in the summer of 2014.

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  15. Prison off of lockdown after weapons, alcohol foundRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Illinois' biggest maximum-security prison is now off of lockdown after corrections officers uncovered earlier this month more than a dozen crude weapons, gallons of homemade alcohol and a hoard of juice used to make the intoxicants.

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  16. Massachusetts psychiatric prison under scrutinyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A nonprofit watchdog group has opened an investigation into the treatment of inmates at the Bridgewater State Hospital psychiatric prison.

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  17. Wally Lamba s Novel Wishina and Hopina to Be Adapted for Film by Synthetic Cinema InternationalRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Synthetic Cinema International today announced the Company will produce Wally Lamb's New York Times bestselling novel Wishin' and Hopin' as a feature film currently scheduled to shoot in Connecticut in the summer of 2014.

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  18. Armed Robber Was Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison - But Then the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    It's a complicated case about a man who committed armed robbery, was sentenced to more than a decade in prison - and was then forgotten about.

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  19. Owner pleads not guilty in Vegas puppy store fireRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    A pet shop owner pleaded not guilty to fraud and attempted theft charges in a fire at a Las Vegas pet shop where 27 puppies and dogs were rescued by firefighters.

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  20. Sen. Cam Ward says meetings with national group working on Alabama prison reforms to start in MayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    The chairman of the Alabama Legislature's prison oversight committee said meetings will begin next month with a national group to come up with a long-range plan to fix some of the state's prison problems.

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