State Prisons Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Gunman convicted of basketball court shootingsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The gunman who opened fire on the Word Tabernacle Church basketball courts was sentenced to spend the next 13 to 163/4 years of his life in state prison. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of the Rocky Mount Telegram print or electronic edition.

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  2. Eastern State Penitentiary dishes up Prison Food WeekendRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    A food cart in Cellblock 4 of the former Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia. The prison, now a museum, will hold "Prison Food Weekend," spotlighting various disciplinary dishes and other prison food, Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7. A food cart in Cellblock 4 of the former Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia.

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  3. Jack leaves jail in ambulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Trinidad Guardian

    Justice of the Peace Ibrahim Ali escorted to his car by police officers after approving ILP leader Jack Warner's bail at the Port-of-Spain State Prison this afternoon. Independent Liberal Party leader Jack Warner was released from the Port-of-Spain State Prison after posting bail more than an hour ago.

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  4. San Quentin death row inmate found dead in cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    A death row inmate at San Quentin State Prison was found dead in his cell Monday, and officials called it an apparent suicide. Michael Lamont Jones, 44, was sentenced to death in 1991 for a 1989 murder during the robbery of a Domino's Pizza store in Southern California.

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  5. Fairfax moviehouse manager pleads guilty to embezzling more than $100KRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    A Petaluma man pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling more than $100,000 while he was manager of the movie theater in Fairfax. Justin Brutcher, 37, remains out of custody pending his sentencing July 23. Under the terms of his plea deal, he will not be sent to state prison but could face jail time.

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  6. 16- and 17-year-olds don't belong in adult prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | SILive.com

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference at the Greene Correctional Facility on Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Coxsackie, N.Y. Cuomo is promoting a legislative proposal to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 16 to 18 years of age. That would spare minors from adult prisons and jails.

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  7. Prison pastor has a passion for preaching and helping those who are...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lake Oswego Review

    Once a month, Sidney Stone brings his guitar to Gentog, a multi-generational daycare in the Willowbrook Center in Tigard, to lead a sing-along with young kids and young-at-heart seniors. 'I had three guitar lessons in middle school,' he said.

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  8. Idaho's Abortion Ban Struck DownRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    An Idaho law criminalizing second-trimester abortions is unconstitutional and a woman prosecuted under the law had legal standing to challenge it, the 9th Circuit ruled Friday. Idaho's Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is "facially unconstitutional," a 9th Circuit panel said in a 28-page ruling, because "it categorically bans some abortions before viability" and "places an undue burden on a woman's ability to obtain an abortion by requiring hospitalizations for all second-trimester abortions."

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  9. Woman serving 15 to life for killing 6 babies ineligible for parole until 2064Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Megan Huntsman, currently serving 15 years to life in the Utah State Prison for murdering six of her newborn babies, won't have her first parole hearing for nearly 50 years. The Utah Board of Pardons and Parole has set Huntsman's original parole hearing for April of 2064.

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  10. 'Unwell' Warner dances at rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Port of Spain: Jack Warner was seen looking fit and well at a political rally on Thursday night, just hours after leaving prison in an ambulance on medical grounds. The disgraced former Fifa vice-president was arrested on corruption charges on Wednesday and spent a night in the state prison of Port of Spain in his native Trinidad and Tobago.

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  11. Ex-Giant and Jet Plaxico Burress to avoid prison on tax charges, per reportRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Burress, a former wide receiver for the Giants and Jets during his NFL career, has reportedly struck a deal that includes no jail time after facing charges that stem from failing to pay $47,903 in New Jersey income taxes. TMZ says the deal will include Burress paying off the debt.

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  12. 2 women plead not guilty to charges stemming from alleged poodle theftRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    LOS ANGELES >> Two women who allegedly stole a poodle from a man at his Echo Park home while posing as animal cruelty officers pleaded not guilty Friday to burglary and other charges. Jenny Smiley, 51, and Shannah Tenner, 53, are charged with one felony count each of first-degree burglary and extortion and one misdemeanor count each of grand theft of a dog and unlawful use of a badge.

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  13. Mother who killed 6 babies won't get chance at parole until 2064Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Megan Huntsman, currently serving 15 years to life in the Utah State Prison for murdering six of her newborn babies, won't have her first parole hearing for nearly 50 years. The Utah Board of Pardons and Parole has set Huntsman's original parole hearing for April of 2064.

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  14. Two behind bars, accused of trafficking drugs into Wabash Valley prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    On Friday, guards at the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility noticed 19-year-old Andre Glenn was trying to smuggle 82 grams of K-2 Spice, also known as synthetic marijuana into the prison.

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  15. Longtime Huntsville attorney talks about state funding, leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The current session of the Alabama Legislature is winding down. The budget isn't final yet, but legislators probably feel they've helped one issue, and that's prison overcrowding.

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  16. Court: Lebanon man to serve time for weapons offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    A 30-year-old Lebanon man has been sentenced to state prison for four to 10 years for a weapons offense. Derek S. Zipp, 630 Federal St., was also ordered last week by Judge Samuel A. Kline o to pay a fine of $500 on a charge of persons not to possess firearms.

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  17. Lancaster couple accused of locking up daughter, making her use bucket for bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    A Lancaster couple was behind bars today in connection with child abuse charges involving their two children, including a 10-year- old girl who allegedly was locked in a room with a bucket to use when she needed to go to the bathroom. Titus Chidi Ebubechukwu, 48, and Mary Nkiruka Ebubechukwu, 52, are charged with three felony counts of child abuse and one felony count of child imprisonment, Deputy District Attorney Theodore Swanson said.

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  18. Suge Knight's Attorney Asks For All Charges To Be Dismissed In Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | HipHopDx

    Today, Suge's attorney, Matthew Fletcher, stated that since one of the victims involved in the deadly-hit-and-run outside of Tam's Burgers in Los Angeles failed to identify his client, Suge should be cleared of all wrongdoing. "There is nowhere in this transcript that Mr. Sloan ever identifies Marion Knight, the defendant, as a murderer," Fletcher wrote.

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  19. Drug-dealing dad sentenced to 2 years in Pennsylvania prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NJ.com

    A Lower Nazareth Township father who left drugs within reach of his elementary school-aged children will spend up to two years in a Pennsylvania prison. Northampton County Judge Paula Roscioli sentenced Pete Richard Keiper, 35, to one to two years in state prison Friday on a charge of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.

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  20. Three suspects arrested in connection with shooting of Oologah officerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    OF TWO SOUTHERN KANSAS THE THIRD AND FINAL SUSPECT WAS CAUGHT AROUND 7 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING. A SCENE SPANNING TWO STATES STARTED WITH A SIMPLE TRAFFIC'S DOCK.

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