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  1. Man sentenced to prison for fatally shooting Sacramento motorist who refused him moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    A man convicted of the shooting death of a Sacramento motorist who refused to give him money has been sentenced to 52 years in state prison.


  2. Man charged in March stabbing death in Woodland pleads no contestRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    The man charged with the March stabbing death of Woodland resident Scott Michael Zumbrum faces 13 years in state prison for his crimes after a plea deal was reached.


  3. State Prison Officials Agree To Shift Mentally-Ill Inmates Out Of Solitary UnitsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    A guard tower is seen on the grounds of the California State Prison at San Quentin.


  4. Man Gets 15 Years to Life for Livermore Murder in 2002Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    A Modesto man was sentenced today to 15 years to life in state prison for the strangulation and drowning death of a 24-year-old woman in Livermore 12 years ago.


  5. McFarland appeals Nevada conviction in NV-UT spreeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    A man facing murder charges in the 2011 shooting deaths of a Utah couple in a two-state crime spree that already has him serving up to 56 years in a Nevada prison is appealing his conviction for kidnapping during a botched carjacking at a Wendover casino.


  6. Governor Brown Announces AppointmentsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    Tamara Colson, 42, of Sacramento, has been appointed assistant general counsel at the California Department of Consumer Affairs.


  7. Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa: Worse than Pelican BayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

    That's Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa in both photos, one taken in 2012 and the other in 1988.


  8. Recalling - Shawshank,' 20 years onRecalling - Shawshank,' 20 years...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Journal

    Recalling 'Shawshank,' 20 years on Figures involved in film's production discuss its origins in panel chat Check out this story on From left, Eve Lapolla, former director of the Ohio Film Commission; Tony Magistrale, professor of English at the University of Vermont; actor Bob Gunton; and publicist ... (more)


  9. Jailhouse poets find voice in writing courseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... most inmates aren't there long enough to complete them. Some organizations offer volunteer courses at various state prisons and local jails, but nothing exists statewide, and state and federal inmates are no longer eligible for federal Pell Grants. ...


  10. Oakland man who shot at deputy, took hostage gets lengthy sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A 43-year-old Oakland man was sentenced Friday to 75 years to life in state prison for crimes over two days in 2012, including shooting at an Alameda County Sheriff's deputy and holding another man hostage at gunpoint for hours.


  11. California prisons to dramatically alter treatment for mentally ill inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Four months after a federal judge in Sacramento declared that conditions for mentally ill inmates in the state’s prisons were “horrific,” California corrections officials unveiled sweeping new policies that will house them in specially designed units, provide greater time out of their cells and offer vastly increased treatment for ... (more)


  12. Lebanon man pleads to homicide by vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    A North Lebanon man pleaded guilty Thursday to homicide by vehicle and will be sentenced to a year in Lebanon County prison if his plea agreement is accepted by his sentencing judge.


  13. OR--Oregon News Digest,ADVISORY, ORRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Washington Times

    For questions on stories from Salem, call Statehouse Correspondent Jonathan J. Cooper at 503-363-0010.


  14. OCCC escapee walked through open gate, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A corrections officer walks near the Annex 1 area at Oahu Community Correctional Center on Monday, June 16, 2014 in Honolulu, where Daniel Skelton exited around 8am in the morning. 2 comments

  15. Court: Mention of O.C. defendant's sexuality tainted trialRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Wave

    An appeals court threw out a woman's conviction for sexually abusing a child, ruling an Orange County prosecutor prejudiced the jury by repeatedly suggesting the defendant was a lesbian and thus had a "motive" to molest a young girl.


  16. Trial Begins Tuesday In 2010 Santa Ana Bakery MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Trial will begin Tuesday for two men accused of murder at a Santa Ana bakery as the victim prepared coffee.


  17. Guard Shoots, Kills InmateRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KXL-AM Portland

    The Oregon Department of Corrections says an inmate was shot by a guard during a fight this morning at the state prison in Pendleton.


  18. Pike woman sentenced to up to five years in state prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    Pike County District Attorney Raymond J. Tonkin announced the following criminal sentences were issued by Pike County President Judge Joseph F. Kameen: Susan Louise Deleeuw, 51, of Shohola, was sentenced to 15 months and 90 days to 5 years in a state correctional facility, fined $2,500 and had her driver's license suspended for 30 months for the ... (more)


  19. Discouraging Employment for Rehabilitated ConvictsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Since my release from prison, I have applied for hundreds of entry-level jobs and received no responses.


  20. A look at safety record of plane that crashed near Las CrucesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KVIA-TV El Paso

    He confirmed that a cracked engine part was discovered back in December on the Cessna aircraft that went down on Wednesday.